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Police and fire report for May 30

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:


Midnight Tuesday, 2400 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. A 52-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of fleeing on foot, violating the conditions of his release and fifth-degree assaults after police responded to an open line 911 call.


7:23 p.m. Monday, 700 block of Third Street Southeast. A weedwhacker was stolen.

4:42 p.m. Monday, 1900 block of Bemidji Avenue North. A plant was stolen from a grave.

2:13 p.m. Sunday, 2200 block of Division Street West. Gas drive-off theft at JackStop.


10:48 a.m. Saturday, 1100 block of Paul Bunyan Drive South. Unauthorized charges on a credit card were reported after a wallet was lost.

Sheriff's Report

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


12:38 p.m. Monday, Clark Avenue South, Kelliher. An industrial garage was broken into.

4:57 p.m. Saturday, Grove Street Northwest. A chainsaw and Garmin GPS were stolen.

Fire Report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

4:03 p.m. Friday, Bemidji Avenue North. Property-damage accident with an antifreeze spill.

3:15 p.m. Saturday, Lueken's Village Foods South. Medical call.

6:23 a.m. Sunday, 2600 block of Ole Whispering Pines Southwest. Carbon monoxide check, nothing found.

8:41 a.m. Sunday, 400 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. Medical call. 8:07 p.m. Sunday, Birchmont Drive Northeast. Medical call.

11:11 p.m. Sunday, 2800 block of Ridgeway Avenue Northwest. Medical call.

11:58 p.m. Sunday, 1800 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. Medical call.

9:40 a.m. Monday, 100 block of Minnesota Avenue Northwest. Medical call.

9:19 p.m. Monday, Bemidji City Park. Medical call.

8:28 a.m. Tuesday, Sixth Street Northwest and Beltrami Avenue Northwest. Car fire.