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Crime report for Dec. 19

Sheriff’s Report

The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls on Thursday.

Property Damage

8:20 a.m. Report of a green car striking a mailbox between 8 p.m. and 8:20 p.m. on Dec. 18 on the 1300 block of Little Norway Ave. SE.

Disorderly Conduct

8:24 a.m. The Hubbard County Sheriff’s Office reported an inappropriate text message sent to a minor by an adult male in Bemidji.


9:29 a.m. A juvenile female was reported as a runaway and arrested for fleeing on foot in Bemidji.

Public Relations

7:33 p.m. Two cell phones were donated anonymously to the Coalition for Families at the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office.


5:07 a.m. Deputy responded to report of a semi in the ditch on the Scenic Highway NE and Rabideau Lake Road NE.

8:36 p.m. A 34-year-old woman was arrested for DWI following a one vehicle rollover at Bemidji Ave. N and Birchmont Court NE.

8:58 p.m. A 23-year-old man was arrested for DWI following report of a one vehicle rollover at Division Street W and Wilton Hill Road NW.

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls on Thursday:


3:04 p.m. A 25-year-old man was arrested for shoplifting at Walmart.


1:48 p.m. A 31-year-old woman was observed in a vehicle and arrested on a warrant. The driver, a 52-year-old man was arrested for driving after cancellation on the 1600 block of 23rd Street NW.

3:27 p.m. A 46-year-old woman was arrested on an outstanding misdemeanor warrant on the 1100 block of Miles Ave. SE.

Domestic Disturbance

4:35 p.m. A 30-year-old man was arrested for violating a court order following a domestic disturbance report on the 2600 block of Delton Ave. NW.

Sex Crimes

8:40 a.m. A minor reported receiving inappropriate texts and a photo at the high school.

5:27 p.m. Officer took report of a possible criminal sexual conduct against a minor in Fargo.


10:20 p.m. A 22-year-old man was arrested for DWI on 10th Street NW and Irvine Ave. NW.

Crystal Dey
Crystal Dey covers crime, courts, tribal relations and social issues for The Bemidji Pioneer in Bemidji, Minnesota. Originally from Minnesota’s Iron Range, Dey has worked for the Echo Press in Alexandria, Minnesota, The Forum in Fargo, North Dakota, The Tampa Tribune in Tampa, Florida, the Hartford Courant in Hartford and West Hartford News in West Hartford, Connecticut. Dey studied Mass Communications at Minnesota State University Moorhead with an emphasis in Online Journalism. Follow Crystal Dey on Twitter @Crystal_Dey.
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