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Crime report for Dec. 3-4

Sheriff’s Report

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


1:56 a.m. A driver lost control of vehicle and went into ditch near Mississippi Bridge on Roosevelt Road SE in Bemidji. Minor damage to vehicle.

9:42 a.m. Report of a property damage crash on the 8700 block of Country Club Road NE in Bemidji. Caller advised no law enforcement assistance was needed.

1:14 p.m. Deputies responded to an alleged hit and run accident on the 2100 block of Carmen Drive NW.


10:33 a.m. A 28-year-old man was arrested on two out of county warrants and two Beltrami charges on the 10300 block of 23rd Street SE in Bemidji.

1:25 p.m. A 37-year-old woman was arrested on a warrant. Location not disclosed.

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls on Tuesday:


6:36 a.m. A woman reported a theft from her vehicle on the 800 block of Paul Bunyan Drive SE.

7:21 p.m. A 32-year-old man was cited for shoplifting at Wal-Mart.

Disturbing the Peace

8:07 p.m. A citation was mailed to a 26-year-old man for a third time trespassing on a residents. He was not located on the 400 block of Mississippi Ave. NW..

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls on Wednesday:

Public Relations

9:37 a.m. A 25-year-old woman was arrested on the 2800 block of Ridgeway Ave. NW after officers responded to a public relations call.

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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