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Police and Fire Report for March 14

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:

Peace disturbances

12:04 a.m. Tuesday, 900 block of 30th Street Northwest. A fight was reported. A 36-year-old man was arrested on a no-drink order.

6:41 p.m. 12th Street Northwest. Caller reported loud music from a vehicle in the area.


8:56 p.m. Monday, Bemidji State University's Maple Hall. Narcotics complaint. A 19-year-old woman was arrested for a no-trespass violation.

Disorderly conduct

5 p.m. Monday, Midway Drive South. A man was standing peacefully on the curb hitchhiking.

Property damage

4:17 p.m. Monday, 700 block of 14th Street Northwest. A vehicle was damaged sometime Friday evening or Saturday morning.


4:08 p.m. Monday, 600 block of America Avenue Northwest. A man was reportedly attempting to sell food stamps.


10:34 a.m. Monday, 2600 block of Brinkman Drive Northeast. Credit card fraud.


6:26 a.m. Monday, 2200 block of Division Street West. Gas drive-off. The suspect vehicle was bearing a stolen license plate.

Sheriff's Report

The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls:


10:24 p.m. Sunday, Highway 71 Northwest. Assisted Hubbard County with an all-terrain vehicle accident in Hubbard County. The victim was privately transported to an emergency room.


1:03 a.m. Sunday, 1000 block of Rodeo Drive Northwest. A suspicious noise was reported. The noise was found to be a coyote killing a rabbit.

Peace disturbances

8:02 p.m. Saturday, 1300 block of Balsam Road Northwest. A reckless and loud all-terrain vehicle was reported. Unfounded.

6:24 p.m. Saturday, Balsam Road Northwest. A caller reported a loud group driving all-terrain vehicles. Unfounded.

Vehicle call/complaint

6:13 p.m. Saturday, Schroeder Road Northwest. All-terrain vehicles operating.


10:25 a.m. Saturday, 19400 block of New Eagles Way Northeast, Hines. A pole barn caught on fire. A heat lamp in the pigpen was believed to be the cause of the fire. The Blackduck Fire Department extinguished the fire.

Disorderly conduct

9:05 p.m. Monday, Connection Drive Southeast. An assault was reported.


6:40 p.m. Monday, Grange Road Northwest. A caller reported seeing two horses being pulled by a truck.


6:07 p.m. Monday, Vincent Street Northwest. A 42-year-old woman was arrested for terroristic threats, child endangerment and fifth-degree controlled substance.

Fire Report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

5:46 p.m. Saturday, Walmart. Cardboard bales were set on fire.

3:18 a.m. Sunday, 1600 block of Delton Avenue Northwest. Medical call.