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Crime report for Feb. 13

Sheriff’s Report

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


9:00 a.m. Theft of tools from a trailer was reported on the 100 block of Spirit Ave. NE in WIlton.


9:33 a.m. A two-vehicle property damage accident was reported in Ten Lake Township on Mission Road SE in Cass Lake. Leech Lake Tribal Police handled call.

Sex crime

11:48 a.m. A criminal sexual conduct investigation was reported in Bemidji.

3:53 p.m. A sex crime was reported in Puposky.


7:54 p.m. A 19-year-old woman was arrested for domestic assault on the 700 block of Patriot Drive NW.

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls on Thursday.


2:51 a.m. A juvenile, a 24-year-old man and a 32-year-old man were arrested for assault on the 800 block of 26th Street NW.


7:43 a.m. A 38-year-old woman was cited following a two-vehicle accident without injuries on the 700 block of Pershing Ave. SE.


8:31 a.m. A residence using a stolen electrical meter on the 100 block of Stoner Ave. SE was reported by Ottertail Power.

Financial crime

9:23 a.m. A 51-year-old woman was cited for issuing a bad check to Petro Serve.

9:28 a.m. A 67-year-old man was cited for issuing a bad check to Petro Serve.

9:32 a.m. A 59-year-old man was cited for issuing bad checks to Petro Serve.

Sex crime

12:19 p.m. A report of assault was made following a sex crime call on Radar Road NW.


1:46 p.m. Illegal dumping was reported on the 1600 block of Conifer Ave. NW. A 29-year-old woman and a 34-year-old woman were arrested; one for littering, the other for a court order violation.


7:48 p.m. A 24-year-old woman was arrested at Walmart for shoplifting.

Disorderly conduct

7:51 p.m. An intoxicated man was removed from the bar of a restaurant on the 100 block of 1st Street W after he fell asleep.


9:03 p.m. A 67-year-old woman was arrested for driving under the influence on the 300 block of Beltrami Ave. NW.


10:24 p.m. A 22-year-old man was arrested on a Hennepin County Warrant following a welfare check call on three individuals at a restaurant on the 1900 block of Paul Bunyan Drive 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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