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Police and fire report for August 19

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:


7:37 p.m. Monday, 600 block of 21st Street Northwest. A door was forced in.


1:20 p.m. Tuesday, 600 block of 12th Street Northwest. A woman reported that she was assaulted on July 25.


5:10 p.m. Tuesday, 100 block of Minnesota Avenue Northwest. Items were taken, including a halogen light, GE vacuum and dolly cart. The loss is valued at $56.

Peace disturbance

1:09 a.m. Tuesday, 800 block of 26th Street Northwest.

Gas drive-off theft

7:52 p.m. Tuesday, 2000 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest.

Sheriff's report

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


7:11 p.m. Monday, 5600 block of Alps Court Northwest. A scam was reported when a woman said a person from a foreign country called and tried to get her to give out her Social Security number. No personal information was exchanged.

Property damage

8:18 a.m. Tuesday, 5200 block of Irvine Avenue North.

12:14 p.m. Tuesday, 2000 block of 15th Street Northwest.

Fire report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

9:36 a.m. Tuesday, 100 block of Painted Turtle Drive Northwest. Fire alarm.

1:02 p.m. Tuesday, Perkins. Medical call.