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Daily arrests, police, sheriff and fire report for Oct. 15-16

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls Tuesday: 

Disorderly Conduct

12:03 p.m. Officers assisted with removal of tenants not on apartment lease at 2800 block of Ridgeway Ave. NW.

Ordinance Violation

1:04 p.m. A 63-year-old man was cited for posses or con-sume in public on the 600 block of America Ave. NW.


9:35 a.m. A 24-year-old man was arrested on a warrant at 600 block of Beltrami Ave. NW after officers assisted in search party.

2:42 p.m. A 26-year-old man was arrested on an outstanding warrant on the 600 block of Beltrami Ave. NW.

9:34 p.m. A 45-year-old man was arrested with trespass warrant without incident on the 2600 block of Delton Ave. NW.


10:23 p.m. A 61-year-old man was arrested for domestic assault on the 400 block of Bemidji Ave. N.The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls Wednesday: 


12:55 a.m. A 30-year-old man was arrested for DWI on the 1100 block of Minnesota Ave. NW.Sheriff’s Report

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


12:00 p.m. A 42-year-old man was arrested on a warrant on the 200 block of Main Ave. N in Bagley.


3:50 p.m. A 57-year-old man was cited for assault after a verbal altercation evolved into a physical altercation in a workplace setting on 9800 block of Maple Ave. NE in Bemidji.

4:29 p.m. A 28-year-old man was arrested for fifth-degree assault and fourth-degree assault on a police officer on 1200 block of Little Norway Ave. SE in Bemidji.


4:45 p.m. A 76-year-old man was arrested for DWI and driving after cancellation on Highway 2 SW and Jefferson Ave. SW in Bemidji.


8:05 p.m. A squad car vs. dog accident was reported on 4800 block of Power Dam Rd. NE in Bemidji.

Disturbing the Peace

11:13 p.m. A 21-year-old man was arrested on an outstanding warrant when deputies responded to a noise/fight complaint on the 2100 block of Roosevelt Rd. SE in Bemidji. The following people were arrested Tuesday. The charges listed here do not necessarily reflect the nature of the counts that may be levied against them by the Beltrami County Attorney's Office.

Juel Frederick Fairbanks, 45

M - COURT/PENDING - 609.605.1(b)(4)

WARRANT-Trespass-Occupy/Enter Dwelling/Locked/PostedLawrence Harris Golden, 76

M - COURT/PENDING - 169A.20.1

Traffic - DWI - Driving while impaired crime

G - COURT/PENDING - 171.24.5

Traffic-DL-Driving after cancellationRaphael Ulysses Gurneau, 26

F - HOLD PLACED - 609.345

DOC HOLD-Criminal Sexual Conduct-4th Degree

Richard Lee Jones, 61

M - COURT/PENDING - 609.2242 sub 1

Domestic AssaultMatthew Jon Nelson, 28

F - COURT/PENDING - 609.222

Assault-2nd Degree

M - COURT/PENDING - 609.224.1

Assault-5th Degree-MisdemeanorBenji Kenneth Woehle, 42

F - COURT/PENDING - 152.025.2(b)(1)

WARRANT-:Drugs - 5th De-gree - Possess Schedule 1,2,3,4

G - COURT/PENDING - 169A.26.1(a)

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

F - HOLD PLACED - 609.582

DOC HOLD –BurglaryThe following people were arrested Wednesday.Allan Lee Laduke, 21

M - BOND/BAIL SET - 340A.503.1(a)(2)

WARRANT-Liquor-Consumption by persons under 21

M - BOND/BAIL SET - 609.50.1(2

WARRANT-Obstruct Legal Process-Interfere w/Peace OfficerJames Lee Roper, 30

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

Traffic - DWI - Second-Degree Driving While Im-paired

M - COURT/PENDING - 171.24.2

Traffic-Drivers License-Driving After Revocat

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

VIOLATION-Traffic - DWI - Second-Degree Driving While ImpairedFire Report

The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls Tuesday: 

4:52 p.m. Medical at 1900 block of Middleschool Dr.

Crystal Dey
Crystal Dey covers crime, courts, tribal relations and social issues for The Bemidji Pioneer in Bemidji, Minnesota. Originally from Minnesota’s Iron Range, Dey has worked for the Echo Press in Alexandria, Minnesota, The Forum in Fargo, North Dakota, The Tampa Tribune in Tampa, Florida, the Hartford Courant in Hartford and West Hartford News in West Hartford, Connecticut. Dey studied Mass Communications at Minnesota State University Moorhead with an emphasis in Online Journalism. Follow Crystal Dey on Twitter @Crystal_Dey.
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