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Records for Friday, Aug. 13
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

Police report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:

Property damage

12:54 a.m. Wednesday, 600 block of America Avenue Northwest.



4:50 p.m. Wednesday, 700 Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. A resident reported a bicycle stolen from the yard.

Sheriff's report

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

Property damage

2:33 p.m. Wednesday, 7400 block of Island View Drive Northeast.


9:25 a.m. Wednesday, Gamache Road Northwest, road signs stolen.


7:59 p.m. Wednesday, state Highway 1 Northeast. Red Lake Police officers pursued a 1996 Dodge Intrepid east from the Redby area to the Blackduck area where the driver was stopped and arrested for fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle. The driver also tested for fourth-degree DWI. Charges are pending.

Personal injury accident

8:55 p.m. Wednesday Jacks Road Eckles Township. Brian Norbert Huewe, 47, of Bemidji, was driving west on Jacks Road without headlights as Angela Joyce Tollefson, 33, of Bemidji was driving east turning north into a driveway. Tollefson didn't see Norbert's vehicle, which skidded into the side of her vehicle. Tollefson was taken to North Country Regional Hospital where she was treated and released.

Fire report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

1:22 p.m. Wednesday, 900 block of Bemidji Avenue. Medical call.

4:09 p.m. Wednesday, 800 block of 12th Street Northwest. Medical call.

4:19 p.m. Wednesday, 900 block of 30th Street Northwest. Medical call.

6:48 a.m. Thursday, 900 block of 30th Street Northwest. Medical call.

7:15 a.m. Thursday, 1500 block of Birchmont Drive Northeast, the John Glas Fieldhouse. Smoke alarm. Cancelled en route.

State Patrol report

The Minnesota State Patrol responded to the following call:

Noon, Thursday, U.S. Highway 2 and Scribner Road Northwest, Wilton. Jacob A, Anderson, 19, of Tenstrike, was driving east on U.S. Highway 2 in a 2002 Subaru Impreza as Judith F. Beaulieu, 60, of Red Lake was driving north on Third Street in Wilton attempting to make a turn to the west on Highway 2. Beaulieu pulled out in front of Anderson's vehicle causing a collision in the intersection. Both drivers were wearing seat belts, and Beaulieu's air bags deployed. She was slightly injured, but Anderson had no apparent injuries. Both vehicles were severely damaged.

Pioneer staff reports