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Police and fire report for December 9

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:


7:21 p.m. Friday, 2200 block of Division Street West. A gas drive off was reported in the amount of $32.27.  The subject was contacted by phone and paid for the fuel. The driver had attempted to pay at the pump.  The drive off was not intentional.

Ordinance Violations

7:16 p.m. Friday, Paul Bunyan Mall. Report of two males consuming alcohol in the Paul Bunyan Mall.  Two males arrested for consume in public and disorderly conduct.

Disorderly Conduct

6:35 p.m. Friday, Paul Bunyan Mall. Officers requested to remove intoxicated man from entrance area.  Male voluntarily left and was released.


2:14 p.m. Friday, 900 block 12th Street South. Theft of methadone out of a van.

Sheriff’s Report

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


10 p.m. Friday, 6500 block of Old Long Lake Road, Bemidji. ATV crash with injuries.  Injured driver transported to Sanford Bemidji Medical Center emergency room by deputy.  Implied consent and blood draw taken.


2:42 p.m. Friday. County employee reports the receipt of a scam letter and check for $4,685.


2:34 p.m. Friday, 300 block of Amos Way, Bemidji. Theft of items from old saw mill within the last 5 days.

Fire Report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

12:26 p.m. Friday, Birchmont Drive Northeast. Medical call.

9:06 p.m. Friday, Hillcrest Manor. Medical call.

3:34 a.m. Saturday, 22440 Hubbard County Road 9. House fire.

8:31 a.m. Saturday, 2400 block of Ridgeway Avenue Northwest. Medical call.

12:49 p.m. Saturday, Tamarack Hall on the Bemidji State University campus. Alarm.