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Police and Fire Report for August 3

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:


2:02 a.m. Wednesday, 100 block of Third Street Northwest. A 39-year-old man was arrested after an assault was reported downtown.


11:11 p.m. Tuesday, 1400 block of Minnesota Avenue Northwest. Bike theft.

8:08 p.m. Tuesday, 2700 block of Florence Lane Northwest. Suspicious draft on bank account.

4:05 p.m. Tuesday, 2400 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. Gas drive-off from PetroServe.

3:08 p.m. Tuesday, 2000 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. A possible shoplifter was detained for identification. Drug paraphernalia was seized and destroyed.

Sheriff's Report

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


3:16 p.m. Tuesday, 4000 block of Supreme Court Northwest. A fire started on the exterior siding, bark and mulch of an apartment. No injuries reported. Cigarette butt was the probable source of ignition.


8:43 a.m. Tuesday, 10000 block of Uffda Lane Northeast. Caller reported the theft of the Sunday Pioneer two weeks in a row. No suspects provided.