Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Police Blotter: Drunken Skater and Thief Arrested

By Christie Burns

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

10:44 a.m. Someone called in because they found a backpack in Columbia Falls. There was nothing weird in it.

9:21 p.m. A woman who appeared to be intoxicated fell off her skateboard and was taken to the hospital by a passerby.

10:06 p.m. A Columbia Falls man called in to report that he had let a man stay at his house for a while and now he wants him to leave. The unwanted house guest ended up leaving.

10:13 p.m. There were people yelling at the El Rancho apartments in Evergreen. The caller said this happens a lot.

11:16 p.m. An intoxicated man was arrested after pounding on his ex-girlfriend’s door.

2:08 a.m. There was more yelling at the El Rancho apartments.

2:27 a.m. The owner of an Evergreen business confronted a man who was attempting to steal from his shop. The owner physically restrained the man and called 911.

The departments responded to 167 calls for service