Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Police Blotter: Squirrel Hunting and Laser in the Cockpit

By Julius Macker

6:16 a.m. Someone’s son flipped out at a Haywire Gulch residence. Apparently, his mom wouldn’t give him money, so he gave her an ear-full.

6:27 a.m. Someone on Spotted Bear Road in Martin City woke up to find the vehicle they had just bought had been stolen. The man had yet to register or license the vehicle.

7:17 a.m. Garden accessories were stolen from a nursery. Someone got through a window.

7:59 a.m. Authorities are looking for a man on a yellow motorcycle. He is reckless.

8:03 a.m. The same is true for a driver of a blue and a black sedan.

9:52 a.m. Wild cats have a Whitetail Lane resident up in arms.

10:41 a.m. Someone believes that jewelry valued at $150 was stolen from their home between April 25 and July 15. The woman who reported the theft said she found the jewelry at a pawnshop in August.

10:51 a.m. Someone who is in Illinois believes that a camper trailer parked at their Marion property was stolen sometime around July 15.

12:50 p.m. There was a disgruntled employee at an East Oregon business. He had been fired and wouldn’t leave. He left when he found out the law was on its way.

1:23 p.m. A Riverside Drive resident believed that a person in car was selling drugs.

3:28 p.m. There’s no report as to the size of a plane that overshot the runway at Glacier Park International Airport. No one was injured.

4:36 p.m. A man called an Evergreen sporting goods store and made threats over guns. The call was turned over to the ATF.

7:42 p.m. Deputies were unable to find three kids who were shooting squirrels with pellet guns.

8:05 p.m. A 1-year-old may have been physically abused.

9:05 p.m. A man on West View Drive in Kalispell said a black bear was in his yard.

10:06 p.m. Someone left a nasty voicemail.

10:30 p.m. Someone stole $34.33 in gas.

11:11 p.m. A pilot reported that someone shined a green laser into their cockpit while flying west of Kila Road.

The departments responded to 176 calls for service.