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Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force
July 25, 2016
The need for Narcan: As opioid overdoses increase, local law enforcement now also carry anti-heroin drug
BEMIDJI—When Bemidji police officers and firefighters arrived at the Petro Serve gas station at the western edge of town one afternoon...
July 25, 2016 - 3:32pm
December 14, 2015
Chicago man arrested with 44 grams of heroin in Red Lake
RED LAKE—A Chicago man arrested Thursday with 44 grams of heroin and a Glock pistol told law enforcement he sells the drug only on the...
December 14, 2015 - 7:02pm
July 8, 2015
Two in custody after heroin bust in Bemidji
BEMIDJI—A Michigan man and a Bemidji woman were taken into custody Wednesday afternoon after the Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force and Headwaters...
July 8, 2015 - 7:37pm
May 23, 2015
Two arrested in Paul Bunyan Task Force meth buy
BEMIDJI—A Cass Lake man and woman are facing felony drug sale charges after they were arrested in a Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force drug buy....
May 23, 2015 - 4:16pm
April 25, 2015
Three arrested after narcotics search warrant in Walker
BEMIDJI—Three people were arrested Wednesday after law enforcement executed a search warrant in Walker. The Leech Lake Tribal Police...
April 25, 2015 - 5:25pm
April 7, 2015
No prison time for Bemidji woman connected to meth bust
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji woman has received probation for her part in a methamphetamine distribution operation exposed by the Paul Bunyan Drug Task...
April 7, 2015 - 6:28pm
November 8, 2014
Bemidji man sentenced to 16 years for meth sale
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man has been sentenced to 16 years in prison for his part in a methamphetamine drug bust in the Puposky area in June. Shawn...
November 8, 2014 - 2:30pm
October 14, 2014
First of four people arrested in meth bust pleads guilty
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man plead guilty Thursday to felony drug sale. Shawn Elston Jackson, 47, is the first in a group of four people arrested for first-degree sale of methamphetamine to plead guilty in Beltrami County District Court. Jackson was arrested in June after Paul Bunyan...
October 14, 2014 - 8:52pm
April 9, 2014
Five arrested in Bagley drug bust
BAGLEY -- Five people have been arrested in connection with a methamphetamine and pharmaceutical drug bust in Clearwater County. The Clearwater County Sheriff’s Department and Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force were watching the individuals since January, according to court documents....
April 9, 2014 - 7:37pm
February 22, 2014
Drug drop draws 200 pounds of dope a year: Prescription drop off box available at Bemidji LEC
Crystal Dey email@example.com BEMIDJI — Illegal drugs have a silent partner that has crept into people’s homes, sometimes undetected. Unused...
February 22, 2014 - 11:41pm
Task force efforts cut crime, drugs
BEMIDJI — Seized: 425 grams of methamphetamine;1,433 dosage units of pharmaceuticals; 15 pounds of marijuana and 238 marijuana plants; 17.7 grams of heroin; 46 firearms, including handguns, assault rifles and stolen weapons; and $63,683 in cash. You don’t always hear the immediate...
January 22, 2014 - 10:19pm
December 17, 2013
8 arrested in connection with thefts from cars
BEMIDJI -- The people responsible for several thefts from cars outside area businesses and churches have been identified and are in the Beltrami County Jail. On Sunday afternoon, Beltrami County Sheriff’s Investigators began looking into thefts that occurred at Calvary Lutheran...
December 17, 2013 - 8:02pm