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Police and fire report for May 16

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Police report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:


3:55 p.m. Wednesday, 1000 block of Bemidji Avenue North. A bottle of prescription medication was taken.


7:51 p.m. Friday, 800 block of Mississippi Avenue Northwest. A Kodak Easy Share camera valued at $40 was stolen from a garage sale.

Peace disturbances

2:20 a.m. Friday, Beltrami Avenue Northwest.

8:01 p.m. Friday, 600 block of Bemidji Avenue North.

11:25 p.m. Friday, 2800 block of Park Avenue Northwest.

Gas drive-off theft

9 p.m. Friday, 1100 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Southeast.

Sheriff's report

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

Gas drive-off theft

8:05 a.m. Friday, 8000 block of Irvine Avenue Northwest.

Property damages

8:29 p.m. Friday, 5200 block of Bemidji Avenue North.

9:51 p.m. Friday, 130 block of Centerline Road North, Solway.

Fire report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

11:45 a.m. Friday, U.S. Highway 2 West. Crew reported to a vehicle accident involving personal injury.

5:06 p.m. Friday, Wal-Mart. Medical call.

4 p.m. Friday, 11500 block of East Movil Lake Road. Fire alarm. Nothing found.

8:24 p.m. Friday, 2600 block of Beltrami Avenue Northwest. Medical call.

Pioneer staff reports