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Daily arrests, police and fire report for July 2

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:


1:10 a.m. Tuesday, intersection of 28th Street Northwest and Delton Avenue Northwest. A Bemidji police officer found a stolen vehicle.


3:51 p.m. Monday, 100 block of Lake Shore Drive Southeast. A welder was reported stolen from a construction site.

Vehicle calls/complaints

11:18 a.m. Monday, 1900 block of Middle School Drive Northwest. A vehicle slipped into neutral and rolled into the swamp.

Sheriff’s Report

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


10:08 p.m. Monday, Roosevelt Road Southwest. Deputies responded to the area after several 911 hang-up calls. Four people were arrested on unknown charges after an illegal shotgun was found in the parking lot.


6:27 p.m. Monday, 900 Grant Utley in Cass Lake. A 24-year-old man was arrested on charges of felony first-degree burglary third-degree assault.


8:06 a.m. Monday, Bemidji. An infant death is under investigation.

Fire Report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

4:33 p.m. Monday, 1600 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. Medical call.

4:54 p.m. Monday, intersection of State Highway 71 and Lakewood Drive Northwest. Firefighters responded to a motor vehicle accident that included injuries.

1:32 a.m. Tuesday, intersection of Fifth Street Northwest and Bemidji Avenue Northwest. Medical call.

9:01 a.m. Tuesday, 1200 block of 30th Street Northwest. A fire alarm was activated.

The following person was arrested Tuesday. The charges listed here do not necesarilly reflect the counts that may be levied against them by the Beltrami County Attorney's Office.

Simon Willard Raisch, 27

F - A & D HOLD - 609.343 11CR071125

A&D Hold-Criminal Sexual Conduct-2nd Degree-Sexual Con

The following people were arrested Monday:

Derik William Allen, 34


Disorderly Conduct

Luis Antonio Arellano Ocampo, 29

G - SENTENCED - 169A.25.1(a) 04CR123827

COMMITMENT Traffic - DWI - Second-Degree Driving While I

Michelle Dawn Baker, 31

M - COURT/PENDING - 609.2242

Domestic Assault

Adam Benjamin Carrier, 41


Disorderly Conduct (City Ordinance)

Reba Rae Littlewolf, 54

M - COURT/PENDING - 609.224.1

Assault-5th Degree-Misdemeanor

M - COURT/PENDING - 609.74

Public Nuisance

Axel Thomas Seelye, 24

F - COURT/PENDING - 609.582.1

Burglary-1st Degree

F - COURT/PENDING - 609.223

Assault-3rd Degree

Travis James Varney, 21

F - COURT/PENDING - 152.023.1(1) 04CR112221

WARRANT -Drugs - 3rd Degree - Sale - Narcotic

Justin Glawe
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