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Police Report for April 13

Bemidji,Minnesota 56619
Bemidji Pioneer
Police Report for April 13
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following reports:

Peace disturbances

1:19 a.m. Thursday, 100 block of Third Street Northwest. A woman and man were arguing in front of a bar. The parties agreed to go their separate ways and resolve differences at a later time.

7:30 p.m. Wednesday, 1200 block of Bemidji Avenue North. Loud music complaint. The renter was issued a verbal warning.


10:38 p.m. Wednesday, 1700 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. A sweater containing keys was stolen.

8:33 p.m. Wednesday, Family Dollar Store. Clothing was stolen.


6:38 p.m. Wednesday, Eighth Street Northeast. A metal pipe along Lake Bemidji has bubbles coming from it. The pipe checked out to be an old drainage pipe. Unfounded.

4:44 p.m. Wednesday, 700 block of 21st Street Northwest. A woman reported someone had rummaged through her vehicle and mailbox. She stated it had been a recurring issue and requested extra patrol.

Disorderly conduct

2:29 p.m. Wednesday, Bemidji Avenue Northwest. Officers checked on an intoxicated person walking downtown.


1:52 p.m. Wednesday, Security Bank. A counterfeit $20 bill was received in deposit.

Sheriff's Office

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


7:51 p.m. Wednesday, 16500 block of Sharp Rock Road Northeast, Hines. A fire was reported. A farmer was burning a small pasture.

5:07 p.m. Wednesday, Third Street Southeast. A grass fire was reported. No action was taken by the Sheriff's Office. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources extinguished the fire.


5 p.m. Wednesday, Mac Court Northwest. A search warrant was executed at a residence. A 38-year-old man was taken into custody for possession of a controlled substance.


3:27 p.m. Wednesday, Chad Drive Northwest and Tiffany Lane Northwest. Items were taken from a garage. There are no suspects at this time.

12:14 p.m. Wednesday, Chad Drive Northwest. Items were stolen from a garage. The homeowner was at the residence at the time of the incident.

10:23 a.m. Wednesday, Chad Drive Northwest. Items were taken from a garage. The homeowner was home at the time of the incident, but heard nothing.


2:22 p.m. Wednesday, Birchmont Drive Northeast. A drum was reported missing from a drum set.

Pioneer staff reports