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Police and fire report for May 27

Bemidji,Minnesota 56619
Bemidji Pioneer
Police and fire report for May 27
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

Police report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:


10:16 a.m. Monday, Greenwood Cemetery. Flowers were stolen from graves. The loss is valued at $30.

Party complaints

1:08 a.m. Saturday, 600 block of 37th Street Northwest.

12:55 a.m. Monday, America Avenue Northwest.

Property damage

7:09 p.m. Saturday, 100 block of Gemmel Avenue Southwest.

8:43 p.m. Saturday, 1000 block of Fifth Street Southeast.

9:01 a.m. Monday, 2900 Pine Ridge Avenue Northwest.

ATV complaint

10:33 a.m. Sunday, Norton Avenue Northwest.

Peace disturbances

11:32 p.m. Sunday, 600 block of Irvine Avenue North.

4:15 p.m. Monday, Fifth Street Northwest.

Gas drive-off theft

2:25 p.m. Monday, 2400 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest.

Sheriff's report

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


9:59 a.m. Thursday, North Country Trading Post. Native American art was stolen. The loss is described as oval-shaped woven baskets that are 8 inches long and 4 inches wide.


9:18 a.m. Saturday, County Road 54 in Grygla. A flat-screen TV, battery, battery charger, table lamp, XM docking system and partial box of 12-guage shotgun shells were stolen. The loss is valued at $557.

1:18 p.m. Saturday, 18th Street Northwest. A report of an ongoing burglary was reported. Two individuals were arrested.

Animal bite

1 p.m. Sunday, Lake Bemidji State Park. A park worker reported that a family dog inadvertently bit the daughter of its family while they were playing fetch or keep-away Saturday evening. The worker thought the incident should be documented.

Motor vehicle theft

10:49 p.m. Sunday, Highway 72 Northeast. A 1998 Dodge pickup was taken without permission and returned about 90 minutes later.

Property damage

9:48 a.m. Saturday, 900 block of Sunnyside Road Northeast.

5:37 p.m. Sunday, 6100 block of U.S. Highway 2 West.

ATV complaint

12:42 p.m. Saturday, Turtle River Lake Road Northeast and state Highway 71 Northeast.

Party complaint

12:26 a.m. Sunday, Buttercup Lane Northwest.

Fire report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

3:14 p.m. Saturday, 600 block of 14th Street Northwest. Medical call.

7:34 p.m. Saturday, 3900 block of Irvine Avenue Northwest. Medical call.

10:40 p.m. Saturday, Hampton Inn & Suites. Medical call, canceled.

1:47 a.m. Sunday, 700 block of 33rd Street Northwest. Medical call.

2:14 a.m. Sunday, 800 block of Minnesota Avenue Northwest. Medical call.

11:27 a.m. Sunday, 700 block of 17th Street Northwest. Medical call.

11:27 a.m. Sunday, 600 block of Fourth Street Northwest. Medical call.

4:21 p.m. Sunday, 100 block of 29th Street Northwest. Medical call.

3:57 p.m. Monday, 600 block of America Avenue Northwest. Medical call.

1:25 a.m. Tuesday, 600 block of Second Street Southeast. House fire reported. Unfounded.

7:50 a.m. Tuesday, Becida Road Southwest and Stone Lake Road Southwest.

Pioneer staff reports