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Crime report for Nov. 21

Sheriff’s Report

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


7:20 a.m. Vehicle slid off roadway while attempting to turn south on Great Divide Road NW and Durand Drive NW in Puposky. Rolled over and came to rest on its wheels. No injury was reported.


6:24 p.m. Deputy responded to report of a woman handing out turkey on Mission Road SE and Porcupine Road SE in Cass Lake.

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls Thursday:


1:29 a.m. Officers responded to a report of a man dragging a person on the 2900 block of Irvine Ave NW. Turned out to be two intoxicated people fooling around.


12:11 p.m. A counterfeit $20 bill was collected from a bank on 1200 block of Paul Bunyan Drive NW.


1:29 a.m. A 26-year-old man was arrested on a Beltrami County warrant on the 600 block of Minnesota Ave. NW.

2:04 p.m. A 24-year-old woman was arrested after turning herself in on a warrant.


4:22 p.m. A 29-year-old man was arrested for violating an order for protection on the 4000 block of Technology Drive NW.


9:41 a.m. A chainsaw was reported stolen on the 600 block of America Ave. NW.

3:07 p.m. An 18-year-old man and a 19-year-old man were cited for shoplifting on the 500 block of Paul Bunyan Drive NW.

5:42 p.m. Two females were cited for shoplifting from Wal-Mart on 2000 block of Paul Bunyan Drive NW.


5:43 p.m. A 46-year-old man was arrested for possession of a nonprescription narcotic on 1400 block of Minnesota Ave. NW following information of a probation violation.


7:59 p.m. A two vehicle accident without injuries was reported on 2600 block of Paul Bunyan Drive NW.

Property Damage

8:36 p.m. Property damage was reported in the 2600 block of Delton Ave. 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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