Police Blotter: Lost Hunter Found, Counterfeit Twenties

By Beacon Staff

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

8:58 a.m. A hunter that had been missing since Sunday night was found near the Spotted Bear Ranger Station at 5:13 p.m. with the help of North Valley Search and Rescue and Flathead Search and Rescue. He was in good health when found and required no medical assistance.

9:37 a.m. Tools were reported stolen from a trailer on a job site near Whitefish.

10:07 a.m. A little moped was stolen on Seventh Ave. W. in Kalispell.

12:13 p.m. A home on Blacktail Mountain Rd was burglarized. The thief broke in through a side window and took jewelry, a watch and a wooden carving. This is the 12th home that has been burglarized south of Kalispell in the last week and a half.

1:34 p.m. A 23-year-old Kalispell man called about being shot in the leg by another man with a BB gun.

2:02 p.m. Someone called in to say that someone stole their license plate back in June.

6:59 p.m. A resident of one of the apartments on Oregon Street called in because he saw someone parked in the manager’s parking spot. He was concerned because no one but the manager should be in that spot and that person definitely was not the manager.

8:18 p.m. A resident in the Lone Pine subdivision called in because someone has been spinning cookies in the road.

9:18 p.m. Six men between the ages of 18 and 24 are being investigated for passing counterfeit twenty-dollar bills throughout the Flathead Valley. They admitted to doing so and it was found that they had been printing the bills at home on their printer. They have also been cited for possession of marijuana.

10:19 p.m. Someone on U.S. Highway 35 called in to complain that someone had been ramming their door.

The departments responded to 155 calls to service.

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