Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Disruptive Passenger and Bad Dog

By Julius Macker

9:01 a.m. The conductor of an Amtrak train kicked an unruly passenger out in West Glacier. The conductor feared the 50-year-old Washington man was not well in the head because he said he was, “going into the woods to kill himself.” The man jumped into the Middle Fork of the Flathead River instead, but was rescued and treated for hypothermia. He also received a mental health evaluation.

9:32 a.m. Four guns were reportedly stolen from a Marion storage unit.

10:00 a.m. Cash and checks, totaling $2,500, has been embezzled by an employee of a local business.

10:21 a.m. A 12-year-old male was being unkind to a houseguest. It was his mother’s boyfriend.

12:29 p.m. A game camera was stolen.

1:07 a.m. Someone called in to report that their snowboard was stolen in March.

2:56 p.m. The mother of a 7-year-old child went to pick her kid up from school, but forgot that there was an early release. The child made it home.

3:21 p.m. A woman called back to report that her purse had not been stolen. Her dog ran off with it.

The departments responded to 156 calls for service.

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