Police Blotter: Woman Attacked, Destroyed Mailboxes

By Beacon Staff

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

9:25 a.m. When a woman opened the door to her business she was attacked by an intruder who had been hiding behind it. The man hit her over the head and bruised her shoulder. The six-foot tall man who was wearing a brown jacket then fled the scene. The woman was taken to Kalispell Regional Medical Center.

10:22 a.m. There was a shifty load of hazardous logs on U.S. Highway 40.

11:16 a.m. Residents near the intersection of Trondstadt and Whitefish Stage called in about a suspicious man who had been lurking around the intersection for some time.

12:23 p.m. A syringe used for drugs was found lying on Sherman Road. It was promptly destroyed.

1:55 p.m. Some mailboxes were annihilated on Witty Lane.

2:06 p.m. A resident on Lower Valley Road called in because their neighbor’s dog keeps coming onto their property. The dog owner received a verbal warning from the animal warden.

4:25 p.m. A cat was shot in Bigfork.

7:00 p.m. Someone on U.S. Highway 93 called in because they saw a man and a woman yelling and throwing things at one another in a pickup. They were gone when deputies arrived.

9:55 p.m. A Doberman ran away from its home near Snowline Drive in Kalispell. The owner went out looking for it with a flashlight.

9:10 p.m. A resident on Snowline Drive called in because she saw a man run through her yard with a flashlight.

11:07 p.m. Someone on Snowline Drive called in again because they saw a man with a flashlight run through their yard.

11:46 p.m. Someone called in because they saw drunk man walking on U.S. Highway 93.

12:03 p.m. A man was pulled over for driving under the influence of alcohol. He also had a warrant out of Columbia Falls for not paying previous driving related fines. He was hauled off to the slammer.

12:44 p.m. A woman out in West Glacier called in because she heard noises under her trailer all night and “they” were hiding in her trees.

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