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Crime report for Mar. 19

Sheriff’s Report

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


1:40 a.m. A 25-year-old man was arrested for fourth-degree DWI after going into the ditch on Birchmont Beach Road NE and Country Club Road NE.

Sex crime

2:06 a.m. A report of a sex assault was made in Bemidji.


4:55 p.m. A report of an abandoned vehicle turned into a stolen vehicle and burglary of a residence on the 12900 block of Roosevelt Road SE.


11:00 a.m. A 30-year-old man was arrested on the 100 block of 6th Street NW in Cass Lake.

7:17 p.m. A 43-year-old man was arrested for an outstanding DOC warrant on Irvine Ave. NW and Paul Bunyan Drive NW.

Police Report

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


3:39 p.m. A 43-year-old man was arrested on several charges following a traffic stop for illegal window tint on 6th Street SE and Lincoln Ave. SE.


12:56 p.m. Theft and property damage to a vehicle was reported on the 700 block of 15th Street NW.

4:55 p.m. A 34-year-old woman was arrested for a warrant following a theft call on the 1400 block of Paul Bunyan Drive NW.

8:15 p.m. A 36-year-old man was cited for shoplifting at Walmart.


6:53 p.m. A 22-year-old woman was arrested for interfering with an emergency call following report of a domestic assault on the 900 block of 30th Street NW.

9:01 p.m. A 24-year-old man was arrested for domestic assault on the 400 block of Wood Ave. SE. Same individual was cited for theft on the 500 block of 2nd Street SE at 11:11 p.m.

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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