Police Blotter: Reckless Deer, Jerky Thief

By Beacon Staff

The Kalispell Police and Flathead County Sheriff’s reports for Sunday include the following:
8:05 a.m. A cow elk and her calf were hit on the train tracks in West Glacier.

9:14 a.m. Someone in Bigfork called in because for the last two days they had been watching two bull elks that had their heads stuck together because their horns were locked.

10:11 a.m. A runaway girl was found at the transient camp behind the House of Mystery.

12:58 p.m. Someone pried open the window of a car parked at the Blue Moon and stole a man’s wallet.

2:24 p.m. A fire that was under control got out of control. The fire starters were able to get the fire back under control.

3:03 p.m. A woman called in because her daughter was knocked down by a pit bull while she was out running. She was able to escape the vicious dog without injury.

7:27 p.m. A Kalispell man called in to complain that is brother drove onto his property and spun cookies all over it.

9:06 p.m. A Whitefish woman called in to say that her ex-boyfriend, George, assaulted her.

10:13 p.m. A person riding a bike rode up to the Woodland Quickstop in Kalispell, ran in and stole two things of jerky, then ran back out and wheeled away.

4:42 p.m. A buck ran into a patrol car causing minor damage. The reckless deer survived.

The departments responded to 105 calls for service.

Stay Connected with the Daily Roundup.

Sign up for our newsletter and get the best of the Beacon delivered every day to your inbox.