Police Blotter: Pink Paintball Gang, Pellet Gun Assault

By Beacon Staff

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

9:46 a.m. A gang of marksmen who shoot pink paintballs shot up a garage on Ranch Road.

10:46 a.m. A Kalispell man called in about some medication of his that was stolen three or four months ago.

11:58 a.m. Albert was arrested for achieving four DUIs.

12:41 p.m. A tow truck driver was annoyed after the guy he helped out of a ditch drove off without paying.

1:59 p.m. A cleaning lady at a lodge on Big Mountain tried to steal a wallet.

2:59 p.m. A 15-year-old girl was reprimanded for smoking a Swisher Sweet.

3:54 p.m. An Evergreen resident called in because they had successfully trapped a cat in their basement.

4:40 p.m A missing juvenile was returned.

5:38 p.m. A pickup lost its wheel and created a road hazard on U.S. Highway 93.

6:36 p.m. Some kids in Martin City had their pellet guns taken away after they shot up a man’s shed. The man also claims they shot him in the head.

7:40 p.m. A man called in to cry about being pushed by the man he leases a business from in Coram.

9:17 p.m. A West Valley man called in because his wife had thrown the phone at him.

The departments responded to 150 calls for service.