2 charged in connection to August homicide near downtown Bemidji
November 20, 2023
BEMIDJI — Two men have been charged in connection to a homicide that took place on Aug. 10 near downtown Bemidji.
According to the initial release from Bemidji Police Captain David LaZella, at 11:10 a.m. on Aug. 12, law enforcement responded to the request for a welfare check on a resident in the 1200 block of Minnesota Avenue Northwest.
Upon arrival at a residence in that area, officers discovered a deceased male, later identified as 29-year-old Jared William Eason. After extensive investigation, detectives believed that Eason died of homicidal violence, the initial release said.