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Police and fire report for April 28

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:


1:49 am. Friday, Wal-Mart. A woman was arrested for violating a no-contact order with Wal-Mart. Another woman was cited for shoplifting.

9:37 p.m. Thursday, 1200 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. Vehicle theft.

4:53 a.m. Thursday, Bemidji State University's Tamarack Hall. A fire extinguisher was reported stolen. A 19-year-old man was arrested for violating a no-drink order.


2:14 p.m. Thursday, TrekNorth Junior & Senior High School. A male juvenile student was found in possession of a small amount of marijuana.

Peace disturbance

11:56 a.m. Thursday, Bemidji Avenue North. Loud noise complaint. A person was playing the drums in a garage.


10:01 a.m. Thursday, Midway Drive South and Second Street Northwest. A semi-trailer truck struck a light pole.


8:14 a.m. Thursday, First Street East. Officers investigated a residential burglary.


6:55 a.m. Thursday, Sanford Bemidji Medical Center. Officers provided advice regarding harassing phone calls being received by the switchboard.

Sheriff's Report

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


2:54 p.m. Thursday, Irvine Avenue Northwest. Deputies pursued driver who was eventually arrested by the Red Lake Police Department for disorderly conduct. Charges are pending with Beltrami County Attorney's Office.

Fire Report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

8:40 p.m. Wednesday, 1400 block of Delton Avenue Northwest. Medical call.

4:10 p.m. Thursday, 1100 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. Medical call.

5 p.m. Thursday, People's Church. Medical call.

5:41 a.m. Friday, 9300 block of Moccasin Creek Road Northwest. An electrical issue was reported.

8:27 a.m. Friday, 3900 block of Irvine Avenue Northwest. Medical call.

9:11 a.m. Friday, 900 block of 21st Street Northwest. Medical call.