Police Blotter: Three Bad Dogs and One Exploding Mailbox

By Beacon Staff

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

10:17 a.m. Two not-so-nice pit bulls in the Bierney Creek trailer park habitually meet up with a neighbor pit bull and run amok throughout the park. They get into trash and growl at residents when they try to leave their homes. The negligent owners of two dogs have been counseled and the owner of the neighbor dog had not been identified.

11:48 a.m. A house was egged on Hare Trail in Whitefish.

2:27 p.m. Transients were seen camping under the Flathead Bridge on U.S. Highway 35.

4:47 p.m. A woman coming back from Mississippi found her home in shambles. Two men who she had drive her car back from Mississippi were in her home drunk and asking for more beer and bus tickets back home. She refused to buy them beer and called the Sheriff’s Department.

6:30 p.m. A 50-year-old intoxicated woman was arrested for disorderly conduct at the Wal-Mart Town Pump for harassing customers and yelling at an employee for not selling her beer.

8:30 p.m. An unauthorized vehicle was seen driving on the Rails to Trails bike path. The vehicle was not found.

10:46 p.m. A mailbox blew up on Columbia Falls Stage.

11:37 p.m. A woman called the Sheriff’s Department and said her son was angry and wouldn’t get in the car. He then took off and ran down the road near Kari Dodge. The woman then asked deputies not to come. She said if they did he would keep running.

1 a.m. An intoxicated man at the Blue Moon called the Sheriff’s Department when his sister took the keys out of his truck and refused to allow him to drive. He was angry and called the Sheriff’s Department. The dispute was settled when his brother-in-law said he would give the man a ride home.

The departments responded to 183 calls for service.

Read the previous Police Blotter, Hot Dogs and Drunken Panhandlers

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