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Crime report for Nov. 19-20

Sheriff’s Report

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


2:46 a.m. Deputies responded to a report of an unoccupied vehicle on fire on Highway 89 NW in Puposky.


12:35 p.m. A 25-year-old man was arrested on several warrants and a new charge of giving a police officer a false name on Roosevelt Road SE and Paul Bunyan Drive SE in Bemidji.

2:58 p.m. A 24-year-old woman was arrested on a warrant on the 100 block of 6th Street NW in Cass Lake.


7:20 p.m. Car vs. deer on Highway 89 NW in Bemidji.

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls Tuesday:


2:11 a.m. A 20-year-old man was arrested for fleeing a police officer on foot and a probation violation on Minnesota Ave. NW and 14th Street NW.


2:17 p.m. A 32-year-old man was arrested for a probation violation after a urinalysis tested positive for methamphetamine on 600 block of Beltrami Ave. SW.


11:43 p.m. A 26-year-old man, a 25-year-old man and a 22-year-old man were arrested following a vehicle pursuit on Irvine Ave. NW.

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls Wednesday:

Disorderly Conduct

1:13 a.m. An officer removed an individual sleeping inside a local business on 2000 Paul Bunyan Drive NW.


1:44 a.m. A 42-year-old man was arrested on a warrant following a traffic stop on Bemidji Ave. N and 2nd Street NW.

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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