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Police and fire report for May 8

Police report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:


1:23 p.m. Wednesday, 1600 block of 23rd Street Northwest. A burglary was reported.

Theft from vehicle

2:39 p.m. Wednesday, 3900 block of Irvine Avenue North. A Craftsman Digital Volt Meter was stolen. Other items were stolen also, but we recovered at a nearby loss. The loss of the Volt meter is valued at $120.

Bike theft

12:08 p.m. Thursday, Birchmont Drive Northeast. A bike was stolen from the bike rack outside of Linden Hall at BSU.


8:38 p.m. Thursday, 1300 block of First Street Southeast. Solar lights were stolen from the east side of a house.

Sheriff's report

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

Identity theft

7:08 a.m. Saturday, 31800 block of High Busy Road, Blackduck. Two cell phones were ordered from T-Mobile and sent to a Texas residence, where the suspect(s) ran up a $1,140 bill.


2:17 p.m. Thursday, 33700 block of Everts Road Northeast, Blackduck. A window was broken to gain entry to a cabin. The suspect(s) apparently occupied the cabin for some time during the winter months. Stolen were a bear rug, timber wolf throw, double heater and a set of Omega binoculars. The loss is valued at $1,025 plus the cost of lost propane.

Property damage

10:48 a.m. Thursday, 2900 block of North Plantagenet Road Southwest.

3:07 p.m. Thursday, 4000 block of Parkers Lake Road Northeast.

8:36 p.m. Thursday, 100 block of Grove Street Northwest.

10:45 p.m. Thursday, 2700 block of Marion Drive Southeast.

Gas drive-off theft

1:48 p.m. Thursday, 8000 block of Irvine Avenue Northwest.

Fire report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

12:55 p.m. Thursday, 1700 block of Norton Avenue Northwest. Medical call.

2:02 p.m. Thursday, U.S. Highway 71 North and Birchview Drive. Personal-injury crash.

3:30 p.m. Thursday, Birch Hall at Bemidji State University. Fire alarm, canceled.

5:45 p.m. Thursday, 2100 block of Lake Avenue Northeast. Medical call.

7:26 p.m. Thursday, 600 block of America Avenue Northwest. Medical call.

7:28 p.m. Thursday, 700 block of 17th Street Northwest. Medical call.

7:38 p.m. Thursday, 500 block of Beltrami Avenue Northwest. Medical call.

8:46 p.m. Thursday, Anne Street Northwest and U.S. Highway 71. Medical call.

10:47 p.m. Thursday, 700 block of 17th Street Northwest. Medical