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Police and Fire Report for August 16

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:


7:11 p.m. Tuesday, 1100 block of Mississippi Avenue Northwest. A stolen vehicle was recovered.


12:03 p.m. Tuesday, 700 block of 20th Street Northwest. A man forged a woman’s signature on a check.

Sheriff’s Report

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


7:49 p.m. Tuesday, 23000 block of New Maple Ridge Northeast. A burglary was reported.

6:24 p.m. Tuesday, Third Street Northeast, Blackduck. A burglary was reported.


5:56 p.m. Tuesday, state Highway 89 Northwest, Puposky. A Bayliner boat, boat trailer and riding lawn mower were stolen.

Fire Report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

7:38 p.m. Tuesday, 200 block of Old Willow Court Northwest. Smoke in a house, cooking-related.

11:08 p.m. Tuesday, Lake Avenue Northeast and Power Dam Road Northeast. Motor vehicle crash.

7:59 a.m. Wednesday, 6100 block of U.S. Highway 2 West. Motor vehicle accident, no injuries.

8:49 a.m. Wednesday, 900 block of 30th Street Northwest. Medical call.

10:48 a.m. Wednesday, 900 block of Bemidji Avenue North. Fire alarm, cooking-related.