Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Police Blotter: Cycling Sober and Not a Hostage

By Christie Burns

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

8:43 a.m. A Whitefish woman called to report that her neighbors have been watching her.

10:12 a.m. A man reported that while he was standing on his ladder he heard a large crash. Apparently, another man had driven threw a fence and plowed over some mailboxes on Helena Flats Road.

11:55 a.m. There is a dangerous rottweiler on Two Mile Road in Kalispell that chases people.

1:02 p.m. A man from Pennsylvania called to report that while he was bear hunting up the Middle Fork he dropped his handgun in the water.

1:37 p.m. A man called in from Kalispell to complain that two large and old dogs had followed him and nipped at his heels.

2:44 p.m. A baby cow was standing in the middle of Farm to Market Road.

4:10 p.m. An adult male attempted to steal a handful of delicious candy bars from an Evergreen store.

4:30 p.m. A Whitefish woman called in and said that her friend had just sent her an alarming e-mail claiming that her neighbors were holding her hostage in their home. After further investigation, deputies found out that the woman was never actually held hostage by anyone.

5:08 p.m. A woman called in to report that a man who was just released from jail for stalking was standing outside her door yelling at her.

5:11 p.m. A bear sneaked into a Bigfork resident’s garage and stole a bag of trash.

7:36 p.m. Someone dumped a truck load of trash at Lybeck’s Dyke.

7:47 p.m. A call came in from Solberg Drive about a man wearing a multi-colored shirt who was riding his bike. The caller said he looked like he was on drugs. Deputies talked with the cyclist. He was not on drugs.

8:48 p.m. A Martin City woman called in about a 9-year-old kid she has a problem with. She claimed the kid came into her home and tried to steal a videotape.

10:40 p.m. A woman hit her husband in the face and left. Deputies were unable to find her.

4:46 a.m. Parents took their 15-year-old daughter to the emergency room because they thought she had been with her “older” boyfriend that night and they thought she might be high on something. Turns out she wasn’t

The departments responded to 160 calls for service

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