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Records for October 24

Police report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:


6:48 a.m. Monday, 2100 block of Park Avenue. A Remington shotgun and gun case were stolen from a vehicle. The loss is valued at $281.

Hit-and-run accident

3:43 p.m. Monday, 1300 block of Anne Street Northwest.

Sheriff's report

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


11:29 p.m. Monday, 6600 block of Division Street West. A wallet containing $7 to $8, identification and a check card was stolen.

Property damage

10:33 a.m. Monday, 21400 block of Highway 1 Northeast.

Fire report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

2:33 p.m. Monday, McDonald's. Medical call, canceled.

2:55 p.m. Monday, Bemidji High School. Medical call.

6:54 p.m. Monday, U.S. highway 2. Personal-injury accident.

9:09 p.m. Monday, 600 block of Scott Avenue Southeast. Medical call.

5:05 a.m. Tuesday, Pincherry Road Northeast. Personal-injury accident, canceled.

8:49 a.m. Tuesday, 700 block of Minnesota Avenue Northwest. Medical call.

State Patrol

The State Patrol out of Thief River Falls responded to the following calls:

6:55 p.m. Monday, U.S. Highway 2, 2 miles west of Bemidji. Brent Larson, 33, of Bemidji, was treated and released at North Country Regional Hospital for neck and back pain he suffered following a two-vehicle accident on Highway 2. Larson, driving a Chevrolet Impala squad car for the White Earth tribal police department, was headed west on Highway 2 when John Taltgren, 37, of Grand Rapids, pulled out in front of Larson from Theater Lane. Larson rear-ended Taltgren's 1995 ford Aspire. Taltgren, who was wearing his seat belt, was not injured in the accident. Larson was not wearing his seat belt. The Aspire was totaled in the accident, and the White Earth squad car sustained severe damage.