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Police and fire report for February 28

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:


5:41 p.m. Tuesday, 900 block of 21st Street Northwest. A dog was reported to have been left in a van for several weeks.


4:56 p.m. Tuesday, 2000 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. A laptop computer was reported stolen.

9:41 a.m. Tuesday, 2800 block of Ridgeway Avenue Northwest. A vehicle was reported stolen.


2:41 p.m. Tuesday, 626 Minnesota Ave. NW. An assault was reported at the Beltrami County Jail.

11:04 a.m. Tuesday, 800 block of 26th Street Northwest. A man reported that he was stabbed with an ice pick by his ex-girlfriend.

10:58 a.m. Tuesday, 900 block of 30th Street Northwest. A man was arrested for felony domestic assault by strangulation and other charges.


2:19 p.m. Tuesday, 1800 block of Division Street West. Fed Ex intercepted a package that contained a small amount of marijuana.

Sheriff’s Report

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

Vehicle calls/complaints

3:39 p.m. Tuesday, Pincherry Road Northeast. A school bus backed into a ditch, blocking the roadway. It was pulled out by a tow truck.

Fire Report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

10:53 a.m. Four firefighters responded to a medical call in the 700 block of Lincoln Avenue.

2:50 p.m. Five firefighters responded to a medical call in the 2500 block of Lake Avenue NW.