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Bemidji man charged after run-in with law enforcement

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By Crystal Dey / Bemidji Pioneer

BEMIDJI — A Bemidji man is in custody after aiming a rifle at a Beltrami County Sheriff’s Deputy.


Shortly after midnight on Oct. 25, Beltrami County Sheriff’s deputies and Bemidji Police officers responded to a report of a possible suicide attempt on Gem Lane Northeast in Bemidji.

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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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