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Crime report for Mar. 18-19

Sheriff’s Report

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


12:50 a.m. A 27-year-old man was arrested for domestic assault following a report of someone screaming from two suspicious vehicles near the 3900 block of Big North Road NW.

False report

3:50 a.m. A 43-year-old man was arrested for falsely reporting a stabbing on the 1200 block of Little Norway Ave. SE.


3:36 p.m. A 24-year-old man was arrested following a traffic stop on the 23900 block of Cap Endres Road SE.


11:17 a.m. A 46-year-old man was arrested for theft following a report of a suspicious male trying to sell a trailer on the 100 block of Convenience Lane SW.


7:01 p.m. A 27-year-old woman was arrested for an outstanding warrant following a detox request on the 6400 block of Irvine Ave. N.

11:25 p.m. A 22-year-old man was arrested for an out of county warrant on the 10200 block of Highway 89 NW.

Police Report

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


2:29 a.m. A 45-year-old man was arrested for DWI on 4th Street SE and Central Ave. SE.


5:13 a.m. A 27-year-old man was arrested following a reported assault on the 900 block of 26th Street NW.


9:23 a.m. A 24-year-old woman was escorted from probation to jail where she was booked on a warrant.


11:34 a.m. A 25-year-old man was cited following an accident without injury on 1st Street E and Paul Bunyan Drive S.


12:26 p.m. Officer responded to the report of a burglary on the 2800 block of Pine Ridge Ave. NW.


2:17 p.m. Officer checked on two parties taking pictures of vehicles on the 600 block of Minnesota Ave. NW. Nothing reported out of the ordinary.

Disorderly conduct

4:28 p.m. Intoxicated male refused service at local bar on the 100 block of 3rd Street NW. Officers tried to assist but he refused help. Officers stood by until a taxi arrived at males request.

5:43 p.m. Complaint of an intoxicated male sleeping on the sidewalk on the 200 block of 2nd Street NW. Subject given courtesy ride elsewhere.

5:44 p.m. A 41-year-old man was cited for consuming in public at Peoples Church on the 800 block of America Ave. NW.


3:48 p.m. Two adult shoplifters squared up on a very small amount of eaten food at Luekens on Paul Bunyan Drive NW. No charges.

4:12 p.m. A 46-year-old man was cited for theft by swindle at Walmart.

7:26 p.m. A 27-year-old woman and a 30-year-old woman were cited for theft at Walmart.

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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