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Crime report for April 7

Sheriff’s Report

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


1:25 a.m. A 55-year-old man was arrested on a warrant following a suspicious person call on 5th Street NW and Jefferson Ave. SW.


1:37 p.m. A 39-year-old man was arrested on the 1400 block of Paul Bunyan Drive NW.


7:27 p.m. A 22-year-old man was cited for burning prohibited materials on the 7300 block of Jewel Drive NE.

Police Report

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


11:25 a.m. A juvenile was arrested following report of an assault at Bemidji Middle School.


12:31 p.m. Individual reported theft of an iPad from his vehicle on the 1900 block of Irvine Ave. NW.

12:45 p.m. Officer took report of theft of a purse from a vehicle on the 1200 block of Industrial Park Drive SE.

Sex crime

1:37 p.m. A 39-year-old man was arrested for fifth-degree criminal sexual conduct and fleeing a peace officer following a vehicle pursuit on the 1400 block of Paul Bunyan Drive NW.

Property damage

3:52 p.m. Officer responded to report of a subject striking a light pole with a vehicle on the 2500 block of Hannah Ave. NW.


8:04 p.m. A juvenile female was arrested on a warrant on the 800 block of 2nd Street SE.


9:29 p.m. A 34-year-old woman was arrested for DWI on the 500 block of 21st Street NW.

Welfare check

9:52 p.m. An individual was given a ride to the law enforcement center to warm up after officer responded to a welfare check for an individual laying on the sidewalk outside of a business on the 100 block of 3rd Street 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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