Weather Forecast


INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen axed from IFL


Police and fire report for May 20

Email Sign up for Breaking News Alerts
Bemidji,Minnesota 56619
Bemidji Pioneer
Police and fire report for May 20
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

Police report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:


5:30 p.m. Friday, Walmart. A woman shoplifter was detained and cited for theft.


3:47 p.m. Friday, 2202 Division Street West. Theft reported.

8:51 a.m. Friday, 1100 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. Accidental gas drive off reported. Officer called vehicle owner and owner returned and paid for the gas.

1:32 a.m. Friday, 2800 block of Pine Ridge Avenue Northwest. Theft from vehicle reported.


10:27 a.m. Friay, Beltrami County Jail. Medical call for a female who attempted suicide.

Property Damage

9:51 a.m. Friday, 1900 block of Middle School Drive Northwest. Complaint of a game box being destroyed by foster daughter's two friends.

Disorderly Conduct

2:33 a.m. Friday, 100 block of Third Street. Northwest. Man was advised of city ordinance of disorderly conduct not to urinate in public.

2:13 a.m. Friday, Toasty Beaver's Bar. A man tried to start a fight with the bouncer. Man was identified and told to leave the area.

Sheriff's report

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


10:21 p.m. Friday, Allens Bay Drive Southeast in Cass Lake. Fire reported in a neighbor's yard. Cass Lake Fire responded and put out the fire.


2:57 p.m. Friday, Herman Drive Northwest in Solway. Forced entry into a pole building and garage. Items taken could be sold as metal scrap.

Fire Report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

3:10 a.m. Friday, 2000 block of Paul Bunyan Drive. A cooker overheated and the building was filled with smoke.

10:29 a.m. Friday, Beltrami County Jail. Medical call.

5:00 a.m. Friday, 2528 Park Avenue. Medical Call

Pioneer staff reports