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Police and fire report for March 17

Police report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:

Theft from vehicle

10:54 a.m. Monday, Washington Avenue South. A vehicle was damaged and a dashboard radio was stolen.

Property damage

8:31 a.m. Monday, 700 block of 28th Street Northwest.

Sheriff's report

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


3:27 a.m. Saturday, 17800 block of Dogwood Road Northeast, Kelliher. Items with a value les than $100 were taken. A suspect was identified.


6:10 p.m. Saturday, 17000 block of Sitka Drive Northwest, Pinewood. The sign for Dancing Bear Resort was stolen.

8:41 a.m. Monday. A portable, wheeled generator was stolen from U.S. Pipeline. The loss is valued at $3,200.

Prescription fraud

11:13 a.m. Monday, Moon Drug. A pharmacist reported a suspicious prescription. When interviewed, the female suspect said she did not feel five Vicodin were enough, so she added to number "1" to make it 15. She was arrested without incident.

Fire report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

3:48 p.m. Monday, Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest and Hannah Avenue Northwest. Personal-injury accident involving a vehicle and a pedestrian.

8:25 p.m. Monday, 1800 block of 30th Street Northwest. Medical call.

2:08 a.m. Tuesday, 2600 block of Bemidji Avenue North. Medical call.