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Daily arrests, police and fire report for May 28

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:


1:17 p.m. Monday, 100 block of First Street West. A vehicle was damaged and items were taken.

11:26 a.m. Sunday, 400 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Southeast. Someone drove away without paying for gas.

10:06 a.m. Sunday, 800 block of America Avenue Northwest. A black mountain bike was stolen.

6:17 p.m. Saturday, 200 block of Second Street Northwest. A wallet was reported stolen.

10:27 p.m. Friday, 2400 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. Someone drove away without paying for gas.

7:21 p.m. Friday, 1200 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. A purse was reported stolen.

Property damage

12:53 p.m. Sunday, 2600 block of Delton Avenue Northwest. Trespassing and damage to property were reported.

4:31 p.m. Friday, 200 block of Gemmel Avenue Southwest. A home’s window was broken out using a tree branch and large rocks.


9:15 a.m. Saturday, 2900 block of Division Street West. A prosthetic leg was located at Bemidji High School. It was placed into evidence for safe keeping.


2 a.m. Saturday, 500 block of Second Street Southeast. An officer witnessed an assault in progress. An 18-year-old man was arrested on charges of misdemeanor fifth-degree assault, fleeing a police officer and obstructing the legal process; a 20-year-old woman was arrested on charges of felony-fifth degree drug possession; and a 21-year-old man was arrested on charges of felony fifth-degree drug possession and fifth-degree drug sale, as well as misdemeanor assault.


7:57 p.m. Friday, 700 block of Irvine Avenue Northwest. A downed television cable line was removed and the cable company was notified.

Sheriff’s Report

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


11:20 a.m. Monday, 4400 block of Cardinal Road Northwest. Deputies responded to a burglary report.

2:26 p.m. 100 block of Sixth Street Northeast in Kelliher. Deputies responded to a report of a burglary that occurred sometime after Easter. A 49-year-old man was arrested on unknown charges.

Property damage

11:49 p.m. Sunday, 1200 block of Little Norway Avenue Southeast. Damage to a vehicle was reported.

Missing person

4:58 p.m. Sunday, Olson Road Northwest. A juvenile male was lost in the woods, and located on the Red Lake Reservation by Red Lake officers.


8 a.m. Sunday, intersection of Irvine Avenue Northeast and Nebish Road Northeast in Puposky. A 23-year-old man was arrested on charges of gross misdemeanor DWI and felony fourth degree assault on a police officer, as well as a probation violation.

Fire Report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:

2:13 p.m. Friday, intersection of State Highway 71 and Gull Lake Loop Road. A motor vehicle crash was reported.

3:12 p.m. Saturday, 6500 block of Nature Road Northwest. Firefighters responded to a grass fire.

11:28 p.m. Saturday, 1100 block of Minnesota Avenue Northwest. Firefighters extinguished a small burn pile.

2:27 a.m. Monday, 2800 block of Pine Ridge Avenue Northwest. Medical call.

7:18 p.m. Monday, Hannah Avenue Northwest. Medical assist.

11:23 a.m. Tuesday, J.W. Smith Elementary School. Medical call.

The following people were arrested Tuesday. The charges listed here do not necessarily reflect the counts that may be levied against them by the Beltrami County Attorney's Office.

John Kevin Bilinski, 24

G - COURT/PENDING - 171.24.5

Traffic-DL-Driving after cancellation-inimica

P - COURT/PENDING - 152.092

Drugs - Possession of Drug Paraphernalia - Us

Douglas John Harrison, 47

F - HOLD PLACED - 169A.24.1 13DOC1331

Hold for Another Agency-Traffic - DWI - First-Degree Driving While Impaired

Robin Dean Heinonen, 44

G - COURT/PENDING - 169A.25.1(a) 04CR102443

Warrant-Traffic - DWI - Second-Degree Driving While Impaired

Jane Rose Johnson, 31

M - BOND/BAIL SET - 169A.27.1 04CR13452

Warrant- DWI - Fourth-Degree Driving While Impaired; D

M - BOND/BAIL SET - 171.24.2

Warrant; Traffic-Drivers License-Driving After Revocat

M - COURT/PENDING - 171.24.2

Violation-Traffic-Drivers License-Driving After Revocat

M - COURT/PENDING - 169A.27.1

Violation-DWI - Fourth-Degree Driving While Impaired; D

Marvin Dale Morris, 38

G - BOND/BAIL SET - 169A.26.1(a) 04CR1025811

WARRANT- Traffic - DWI - Third-Degree Driving While Impaired

Justin Glawe
Reporting on crime, courts and Beltrami county government. Follow me on Twitter @JustinGlawe.
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