Police and fire report for Jan. 13
The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:
12:25 a.m. Thursday, 700 block of 33rd Street Northwest.
11:39 a.m. Wednesday, 1500 block of Roosevelt Road Southeast. A caller reported receiving a phone call from someone claiming to be their grandson who was in trouble and needed $29,000. The caller advised no personal information was given.
9:38 a.m. Wednesday, 1300 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. A fraudulent check was written on an account that does not exist. The check is written in the name of a deceased person.
12:20 a.m. Thursday, 2800 block of Ridgeway Avenue Northwest.
10:48 p.m. Wednesday, 2900 block of Ridgeway Avenue Northwest. A caller was concerned daughter may be using or purchasing drugs.
10:33 p.m. Wednesday, 800 block of America Avenue Northwest. An assault was reported. A 41-year-old man was arrested.
9:25 p.m. Wednesday, 900 block of 30th Street Northwest. Possible assault/noise complaint. A 21-year-old woman was arrested.
2:44 a.m. Wednesday, People's Church.
7:18 p.m. Wednesday, 900 block of 26th Street Northwest.
1:10 p.m. Wednesday, Wal-Mart. A wallet was reported stolen or lost.
9:53 a.m. Wednesday, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources' Bemidji Area Office.
The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls:
10:15 p.m. Wednesday, First Street East. An odor of marijuana was reported coming from inside an apartment. Deputies found no narcotic items. The subject was warned not to use narcotics in the building.
4:54 p.m. Wednesday, Roosevelt Road Southeast. All four tires were slashed on a vehicle.
2:47 p.m. Wednesday, Roosevelt Road, Cass Lake. Officer gave a woman a ride to a casino after being seen walking down the side of the road carrying three garbage bags of clothing.
1:56 p.m. Wednesday, 100 block of Clark Avenue South. Gas drive-off of $60.01.
12:21 a.m. Wednesday, 5300 block of Irvine Avenue Northwest. Several vehicles were entered. One vehicle was missing audio equipment. Another vehicle was rummaged through but it was unknown if anything was missing. A third vehicle was located with an unlocked door and a missing CD player, but the owner hasn't been located to confirm the CD player was stolen.
12:51 p.m. Wednesday, Lake Bemidji. The front latch was found damaged on a fish house located near Cameron Park. Nothing was found missing.
The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls:
3:48 p.m. Wednesday, 15th Street Northwest and Norton Avenue. Accident. No injuries were reported.
6:09 p.m. Wednesday, 200 block of Third Street Northwest. Burglar alarm. No hazard found.
7:23 p.m. Wednesday, 600 block of Minnesota Avenue Northwest. Smoke was smelled.