Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Police Blotter: Dachshund on the Lam

By Julius Macker

6:30 a.m. There was a bear headed for a man fishing near U.S. Highway 2. Upon investigation, the Columbia Falls Police Department couldn’t find the bear or the man.

8:29 a.m. New homeowners on Highway 40 are already getting on their neighbors’ nerves. Allegedly, the new couple keeps using their lawn and driveway to turn around.

9:02 a.m. The animal warden put in a good effort, but a 10-pound dachshund-chihuahua mix escaped from the animal shelter. According to the animal warden, the dog was, “all over the place.”

9:57 a.m. A car in Missoula County was vandalized.

10:35 a.m. A stump near a Frisbee golf course in Lakeside was on fire.

12:21 p.m. Someone walking through the woods near Doris Creek found a horse dragging a log toward a campground. There was no sign of the horse’s owner.

1:11 p.m. Three vicious pit bulls were getting nasty on Whalebone Drive.

6:45 p.m. Some juvenile delinquents were trespassing on the roof of a school in Lakeside. One of the hooligans was found a little later and was taken home to his parents.

7:28 p.m. Things just got a little worse for a person living at a Kalispell trailer park – they were evicted.

8:30 p.m. A 55-year-old man had one-too-many drinks. He was found passed out near Coyote Meadow Trail.

8:56 p.m. People at an Evergreen restaurant were fighting.

4:49 a.m. Lights in a Creston garage were being turned off and on. The reporting party could also hear someone or something rummaging around.

The departments responded to 160 calls for service.