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Police and fire report for March 18

Police report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:


11:28 a.m. Tuesday, Bemidji Curling Club. Cash, totaling $40, was reportedly taken.

Property damage

12:02 p.m. Tuesday, 1900 block of Middle School Drive Northwest.

Hit-and-run accidents

2:50 p.m. Tuesday, 2000 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest.

4:45 p.m. Tuesday, 1400 block of Bemidji Avenue North.

Sheriff's report

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

Theft from vehicle

1:02 a.m. Tuesday, 7600 block of Birchmont Beach Road Northeast. CDs, a buck knife, a portable CD player and a Craftsman socket set were stolen.

Missing person

1:36 p.m. Tuesday, 1000 block of Jones Townhall Road Northwest. A woman reported that no one had seen her son since 9 p.m. Sunday.

ATV complaint

6:24 p.m. Tuesday, Carlson Avenue Northwest and Brandl Drive Northwest.

Fire report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

2:21 p.m. Tuesday, 200 block of 14th Street Northwest. Medical call.

8:10 p.m. Tuesday, Gillett Recreation-Fitness Center. Medical call.

9:22 p.m. Tuesday, Peoples Church. Medical call.