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Police and fire report for Sept. 17

Police report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:

Disorderly conduct

2:46 a.m. Friday, 100 block of Third Street Northwest. A fight occurred. A male was cited for disorderly conduct and removed.


11:09 p.m. Thursday, Third Street Southeast. A skateboard was informed of the city's skateboarding ordinance.


9:27 p.m. Friday900 block of 30th Street Northwest. A female reported being threatened by a male with a knife.


7:55 p.m. 1000 block of Industrial Park Drive Southeast. A wallet was stolen from an unlocked motor vehicle.

9:27 a.m. Thursday, Petro Serve. The suspect from a gas drive-off theft that occurred Wednesday was back in the convenience store.

4:15 a.m. Thursday, Petro Serve. Gas drive-off theft reported.


3:52 p.m. Thursday, 1600 block of 23rd Street Northwest. A report of shots fired was determined to be noise related to construction activities.

Sheriff's Office

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


1:25 a.m. Friday. A 19-year-old man was arrested after he allegedly registered a .12 blood-alcohol content. He was stopped after crossing the centerline on Birchmont Drive Northeast and bumping a curb while making a right-hand turn.

12:10 a.m. Friday, U.S. Highway 2 Northeast. A wrong-way driver was eastbound in the westbound lanes of Highway 2. The incident began in Beltrami County and ended in Hubbard County, where the driver was arrested by the Hubbard County Sheriff's Office.


8:52 p.m. Thursday, 100 block of Liberty Drive Northeast, Blackduck. A fight occurred.


6:57 p.m. Thursday, 3600 block of Wolf Lake Drive Southeast. Prescription medication was reported stolen.

8:14 a.m. Wednesday, 21000 block of Bunker Hill Drive Northwest. A cutting torch was stolen.


5:48 p.m. Thursday, 900 block of Fern Street Northwest. The illegal dumping of goose carcasses was reported.

Property damage

3:31 p.m. Thursday, 4200 block of Grant Valley Road Northwest. Mailbox was damaged by a vehicle.


12:52 p.m. Thursday, Everts Road Northeast. The driver could not avoid two deer that crossed in front of her car. The vehicle sustained damage to the front end. The female driver suffered abrasions to her wrists.

Fire report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

10:31 p.m. Wednesday, 2100 block of Irvine Avenue North. Medical call.

12:57 a.m. Thursday, 2100 block of Irvine Avenue North. Medical call.

9:09 a.m. Thursday, 2900 block of Florence Lane Northwest. Medical call.

12:22 p.m. Thursday, 900 block of 21st Street Northwest. Medical call.

1:12 p.m. Thursday, 900 block of Beltrami Avenue Northwest. Fire alarm, determined to be burnt food.

7:47 p.m. Thursday, 4100 block of Technology Drive Northwest. Medical call.

1:21 a.m. Friday, 3400 block of Highland Drive Northeast. Carbon monoxide check, nothing found.

9:41 a.m. Friday, 900 block of 21st Street Northwest. Medical call.