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Crime report for Aug. 26

Sheriff’s Report

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


9:18 a.m. A 31-year-old man was arrested on a probation violation on Alvwood Road NE in Blackduck.


7:08 p.m. Fishing gear was reported stolen from a boat parked at the KOA campground on Brightstar Road NW.

Police Report

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


7:11 a.m. Officers responded to a burglary at a business on the 1400 block of Bemidji Ave. N.


1:38 p.m. A 59-year-old man was arrested on warrants on America Ave. NW.


10:45 a.m. Officer took report of stolen bicycles on the 1600 block of 4th Street SE.

11:23 a.m. Two bikes were reported stolen on the 1200 block of 3rd Street SE.

3:17 p.m. Several items were reported stolen from a garage on the 2900 block of Pine Ridge Ave. NW.

3:55 p.m. A 29-year-old woman and a 21-year-old woman were cited for shoplifting on the 2000 block of Paul Bunyan Drive NW.


6:56 p.m. A juvenile was passenger was issued a citation for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia and a juvenile driver was issued a citation for speed on the 2000 block of Norton Ave. NW.


8:06 p.m. A 22-year-old man was arrested for DWI on Birchmont Drive NE and 19th Street NE. A 20-year-old man received a citation.

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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