Rogue Cow

7:03 a.m. A man wearing black pants, a black shirt and a black stocking cap was allegedly casing houses in Kalispell.

8:36 a.m. A dog had been hanging out on a Columbia Falls porch since the previous night.

9:05 a.m. Someone driving on U.S. Highway 2 reported finding a backpack full of bones. Upon further investigation, it turned out to be a trash bag full of animal bones.

9:20 a.m. A Kalispell resident discovered a Jeep with its ignition ripped out of the vehicle. The car had a note that stated someone would recover the vehicle in a few days, but it had been sitting in the neighborhood for nearly a week.

10:09 a.m. A Sunnyside Drive resident wasn’t so sunny when they had to fix their mailbox that had been hit with a baseball bat the previous evening.

10:20 a.m. An entire herd of Black Angus beef was roaming around a local highway.

10:53 a.m. A rogue cow was trying to break into a Kalispell resident’s garage.

11:45 a.m. A Kalispell woman called the cops because someone went through her vehicle the previous night. She said she would call back if something was missing.

12:29 p.m. A Whitefish man reported there had been a lot of suspicious activity in his neighborhood, specifically that someone left a couch in the middle of the street.

12:40 p.m. An Essex man on an ATV was dangerously close to a passing train. BNSF Railway employees wanted law enforcement to keep an eye out for the man and to let him know that riding so close to trains was dangerous.

4:59 p.m. A Kalispell woman was lying on a hill in a snowsuit claiming she was a prophet.

5:25 p.m. A Lakeside man called to report that someone broke into his vehicle and stole a toolbox. Upon further investigation, law enforcement learned that it was a pretty easy break-in because the vehicle was unlocked.

9:17 p.m. Dispatch took a report of a drunk driver in South Kalispell. A deputy found the driver, who turned out to be totally sober and said she was swerving all over the road because she was trying to deal with her small child in the backseat.

10:36 p.m. A Kalispell man wanted to lodge some complaints about all the “meth heads” at his house.