Police Blotter: Vicious Cats and Grandma’s Drug Bust

By Beacon Staff

The Kalispell Police and Flathead County Sheriff’s reports for Thursday included the following:

9:08 a.m. An animal-hater shot a rabbit and a cat out at Hope Ranch. The cat made it but the rabbit wasn’t as fortunate.

9:27 a.m. A man’s ex-wife fraudulently helped herself to some of his funds.

11:42 a.m. A grandma found drugs in her sixteen-year-old granddaughter’s dresser drawer and called the Sheriff’s Department.

1:00 p.m. A pack of dogs was seen making the rounds in Whitefish.

1:29 p.m. A vicious cat bit the caller’s neighbor’s cat.

2:38 p.m. A Kalispell resident called the Sheriff’s Department after seeing a feral cat on Riverside Drive.

2:51 p.m. A caller thought that two mothers were letting their daughters fight each other. Deputies were unable to find any truth to this report.

5:15 p.m. A resident reported that their wall was “hot”. When deputies arrived they were unable to find any hot walls.

6:49 p.m. A dog bit someone on Sunny Lane and was quarantined.

7:05 p.m. Someone called to complain about their neighbor’s cat eating all of the birds out of their yard.

7:27 p.m. A bear and two cubs were spotted off Highway 2 East in Columbia Falls.

8:42 p.m. When a man handed a thirteen-year-old boy his BB gun, the kid pointed the gun at his foot and shot his own toe.

9:43 p.m. A woman claimed her lover broke her finger. However, it was known that her finger had been broken in an unrelated incident and he wasn’t charged. Both parties were intoxicated and counseled by deputies.

10:07 p.m. Someone took out their aggression on a mailbox with a chainsaw on Foothill Rd.

The departments responded to 152 calls for service.

Read the previous Police Blotter: Fun at the Dump, Old Guns.

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