Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Police Blotter: Dead Elk Near Highway, Cell Phone Victim

By Christie Burns

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

8:05 a.m. Two dead elk and a smashed car were reportedly seen on the side of U.S. Highway 93.

8:23 a.m. Someone from the Majestic Valley Arena called in to report that someone deliberately hit the wagon in their parking lot with their car.

8:54 a.m. A Bigfork woman called in because some teenage boys were harassing her 10-year-old daughter.

11:12 a.m. A 55-year-old man turned himself in on an outstanding warrant for possessing dangerous drugs with intent to sell. Deputies had previously tried to serve him a warrant but the sneaky man had eluded them.

12:33 p.m. A scandalous woman is suspected of spending around $4,000 worth of forged checks in Bigfork.

12:35 p.m. Someone called in from Bigfork because they thought someone had followed them to the post office.

4:12 p.m. There were hay bales obstructing traffic on U.S. Highway 93.

5:48 p.m. Someone on West Valley Drive called in to say that they heard someone set a bomb off. Deputies investigated and found that people were lighting fireworks, not bombs, near the caller’s home.

7:52 p.m. While a man was helping his daughter move out of an apartment she had shared with a female roommate, the girls got into a fight over who should get to take their shared cell phone. When the man stepped in to calm the situation, one of the girls scratched his face. She was charged with assault.

11:31 p.m. A man in Martin City shot himself in the hand.

The departments responded to 139 calls for service.