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Police and fire report for January 8

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:

Ordinance violations

3:07 a.m. Monday, 100 block of Third Street Northwest. Several individuals were found inside Toasty Beaver’s after serving hours.


11:31 p.m. Sunday, 3400 block of Laurel Drive Northwest. A bar fight between two men was reported, and both were arrested for disorderly conduct.

2:56 p.m. Saturday, 626 Minnesota Ave. NW. A fight between two inmates at the jail was reported.

Property damage

10:31 a.m. Saturday, 1900 block of Park Avenue Northwest. A man was arrested for several violations, including third degree DWI after damage to a door was reported.

Sheriff’s Report

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

Vehicle calls

5:55 a.m. Sunday, intersection of County Road 36 and North Plantagenet Road. A vehicle was found abandoned after it crashed through a fence. No one was found around the vehicle and information was passed to Hubbard County.

6:40 p.m. Saturday, Power Dam Road Northeast. A vehicle drove over the centerline almost striking oncoming cars, then drove into a ditch and jumped an approach.

Fire Report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

3:16 p.m. Saturday, 900 block of Washington Avenue South. Medical call.

7:23 p.m. Saturday, 800 block of 26th Street Northwest. Alarm.

11:41 p.m. Saturday, 1600 block of Chippewa Drive Northeast. A gas smell was reported.

9:07 a.m. Sunday, 600 block of 21st Street Northwest. Medical call.

3:31 p.m. Sunday, 2500 block of Lake Avenue. Medical call.

2:36 a.m. Monday, 700 block of 39th Street Northwest. Medical call.

9:18 a.m. Monday, 3000 block of Linden Boulevard Northwest. Medical call.