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Crime report for Dec. 17

Sheriff’s Report

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


4:01 p.m. Deputies responded to report of a burglary on the 800 block of Gull Lake Loop Road NW in Tenstrike.


9:21 a.m. A one vehicle crash with a utility box was reported on Whiting Road NW and Werner Road NW.

9:31 a.m. Deputies responded to a motor vehicle accident on the 2700 block of Becida Road NW.

5:20 p.m. One vehicle rollover reported on Highway 2 NW and Cardinal Road NW in Eckles.


10:50 p.m. A 33-year-old woman was arrested on a warrant on the 600 block of Minnesota Ave. NW.

Police Report

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


11:16 a.m. An individual reported a California phone number called in attempt to schedule delivery of a medical alert system. Individual did not order system as it was believed to be a scam and reported to law enforcement to advise others.


1:57 p.m. A 32-year-old man was arrested for shoplifting after fleeing Wal-mart loss prevention staff on the 2000 block of Paul Bunyan Drive NW. He was apprehended at Hair Naturally.


4:08 p.m. Two juvenile males were arrested on warrants on the 600 block of 3rd Street NW.

6:43 p.m. A 24-year-old man turned himself in on a Department of Corrections warrant.

7:33 p.m. A 38-year-old woman was arrested on a warrant following a traffic stop on the 1500 block of Paul Bunyan Drive NW. A 26-year-old man was cited during the same call.


1:19 p.m. A 25-year-old woman was cited for fifth-degree assault on the 800 block of Bemidji Ave. N.

2:18 p.m. A 24-year-old woman was cited for assault on the 1900 block of Middle School Drive NW.

9:54 p.m. An 18-year-old man, a 29-year-old woman and three juveniles were arrested following a complaint of suspicious activity. Minor consumption arrests and an assault charge resulted from the call on the 1400 block of Irvine 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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