Beltrami County Jail

Police Hear Murder Suspect Confess To Mom On Speaker PhoneA 25-year-old man faces murder charges in connection to the stabbing death of a 35-year-old Redby woman, who was found in a pool of blood in a Bemidji street Friday night. The Beltrami County Attorney's office says Brian Keith Jourdain, of Bemidji, was charged Tuesday with two counts of second-degree murder.
Man Who Stabbed Good Samaritan Arrested After 8-Hour ManhuntA 71-year-old man is hospitalized after being stabbed Thursday night by a Redby, Minn. man he had just let use his phone, leading to an eight-hour manhunt in Beltrami County. Sheriff Phil Hodapp says 23-year-old Orland James Spears showed up at the front door of Mert Scripture's home in Grant Township just before 9:30 p.m. and asked to use his phone.
Man Arrested In Beltrami County Fatal Hit-And-RunAuthorities have arrested a 58-year-old Bemidji man in connection with the hit-and-run crash that killed a 25-year-old man last week. The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office said Martin Erwin Ubert turned himself into police last Friday and was arrested on Tuesday night.
2 In Custody After Armed Robbery In Beltrami CountyTwo men were arrested Friday night after an apparent armed robbery in Turtle Lake Township, according to the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office.
Man Arrested After Escaping Beltrami County JailA man who was on a work release from the Beltrami County Jail was arrested Thursday morning when left the business for a break and didn’t return, authorities said.