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Police and fire report for November 24

News Bemidji,Minnesota 56619
Bemidji Pioneer
Police and fire report for November 24
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:


11:28 p.m. Thursday,  2100 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. Theft of wallet.

8:53 a.m. Thursday, 2400 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. Theft of gasoline was reported.

5:47 p.m. Wednesday, 2200 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. Gas drive off silver passenger vehicle with unknown plates.

10:52 a.m. Wednesday, 1100 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. A theft (shoplifting) was reported.

9:55 a.m. Wednesday, 3800 block of Greenleaf Avenue Northwest. A theft from a vehicle was reported.

Property Damage

11:36 a.m. Wednesday, 1200 block of 30th Street Northwest. Property damage to a vehicle. Possible attempted theft of vehicle.


9:57 p.m. Thursday, Hannah Avenue and 23rd Street Northwest. A vehicle slid into a vehicle stopped at a stop sign, causing minor damage.


1:22 a.m. Thursday, 700 block of 10th Street Northwest. Officers responded to the report of juveniles attempting to start cats on fire inside a container.


8:51 p.m. Wednesday, 600 block of Miles Avenue Southeast. Officers responded to a fight at Nymore park.  One adult male was transported to Sanford Hospital for minor injuries.


6:02 p.m. Wednesday. A radio station employee reported receiving a harassing email message. The case is pending.

Sheriff’s Report

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


8:03 p.m. Thursday, Twin Lake Road Northeast. Single-vehicle accident, pickup truck versus tree. No injury.


8:42 p.m. Thursday, 7100 block of Pete Lane Northwest. Customer tried taking jacket from store, employee stopped them from stealing it.

4:46 p.m. Wednesday, 10600 block of Quarter Horse Circle Northeast, Tenstrike. Theft of batteries and firewood.


9:13 p.m. Thursday, 2100 block of Roosevelt Road Southeast. Report of dogs fighting. Referred to animal control. No dogs located that were fighting. R/P was supplied with phone number to Animal Control officer for any future sightings.

Fire Report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

3:44 p.m. Wednesday, 2800 block of Bemidji Avenue. Small brush fire.

8:43 p.m. Wednesday, 1000 block of 12th Street Northwest. Medical.

10:49 a.m. Thursday, 3406 Bemidji Ave. N. Structure fire.

2:57 p.m., 600 block of America Avenue Northwest. Medical.

5:35 a.m., 6500 block of Mac Court. Car fire.

Pioneer staff reports