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Daily arrests and police report for June 4

Police Report

The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls:

Sex crime

6:23 a.m. Monday: A woman reported being sexually assaulted.


11:39 p.m. Monday: An 18-year-old woman was arrested for shoplifting at Walmart, 2025 Paul Bunyan Dr. NW.

1 p.m. Monday: Shoplifting was reported at Walmart; no arrests were made.

6:23 a.m. Monday: A vehicle was reported stolen from an undisclosed location in the 300 block of Gould Avenue Northeast.

Disorderly conduct

10:24 p.m. Monday: A 34-year-old man was arrested for disorderly conduct in the 800 block of America Avenue Northwest.


4:14 p.m. Monday: Following a report of an assault, police arrested a 21-year-old man for obstructing the legal process, terroristic threats and violation of court orders.

10:06 a.m. Monday: A juvenile was arrested for assault at Bemidji High School.


1:30 p.m. Monday: An unidentified person reported a controlled substance was obtained using a fake prescription.

Sheriff’s Report

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


11:48 p.m. Monday: A 21-year-old man was cited for marijuana possession in an apartment at 638 Patriot Dr. NW. An anonymous caller reported the drug’s usage.

Disorderly conduct

10:28 p.m. Monday: A man who police say was drunk was removed from a home in the 8600 block of Hazelwood Road Northeast after causing a disturbance there. No arrests were reported.

The following people were arrested Monday. The charges listed here do not necessarily reflect the counts that may be levied against them by the Beltrami County Attorney's Office.

Christopher John Clark, 22

F - HOLD PLACED - 609.582.3

Burglary-3rd Deg-Steal/Commit Felony or Gross

G - COURT/PENDING - 609.485.1

Escape From Custody-Definition

Christopher Gregory Richard Hardy, 23

F - COURT/PENDING - 152.022.2  Drugs - 2nd Degree - Possession Crimes

M - COURT/PENDING - 609.72.1(1) 04CR13680

WARRANT - Disorderly Conduct-Brawling or Fighting

Brian Wayne Holthusen, 48

G - SENTENCED - 169A.25.1(b) 04CR09534

COMMITMENT Traffic - DWI - Second-Degree Driving While Impaired

Negonibenais Smith, 21

M - COURT/PENDING - 340A.503.1(a)(2) 04CR121740

VIOLATION-Liquor-Consumption by persons under 21

G - COURT/PENDING - 609.595.3 04CR121740

VIOLATION-Damage to Property-4th Deg-Intentional Damage

G - COURT/PENDING - 609.506.1 04CR123405

VIOLATION-Give Peace Officer False Name/Birthdate/ID Ca

F - COURT/PENDING - 609.713.2

Terroristic Threats-Explosives/Incendiary Dev

F - COURT/PENDING - 609.713.3(a)(1)

Terroristic Threats-Cause or Attempt Cause Te

G - COURT/PENDING - 609.50.2

Obstructing Legal Process, Arrest or Firefighter

Falcon Mortell Walker, 30

F - COURT/PENDING - 152.022.2

Drugs - 2nd Degree - Possession Crimes

The following person was arrested Tuesday:

Steven Troy Eckdahl, 42

G - COURT/PENDING - 609.377

Malicious Punishment of a Child-Gross Misdeme

Justin Glawe
Reporting on crime, courts and Beltrami county government. Follow me on Twitter @JustinGlawe.
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