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Police and sheriff report for March 24

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls Friday:


4:20 p.m.: A 32-year-old woman was cited for theft from Lueken’s, 1171 Paul Bunyan Dr. NW, and was arrested for violating terms of her probation.

11:50 a.m.: A theft from a vehicle was reported in the parking lot of Walmart, 2025 Paul Bunyan Dr. The crime was captured on surveillance video, but no arrest were made immediately.

Sheriff Report

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


3:16 p.m.: An assault was reported in the 17000 block of Needle Lane NW, Solway. A 48-year-old man was arrested for a no-drink violation, and the complainant was given a ride to town.


12:15 p.m.: A gas drive-off was reported at Tom’s Stop, 8000 Irvine Ave. NW. The suspect was not immediately located and there was no description of the vehicle or its license number.