Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Shocked by a Stove

By Julius Macker

12:40 a.m. A man on Beach Street in Bigfork, who called almost to the exact minute the prior three days, called in with his daily report. Turns out that everything is OK and any reports stating otherwise are, according to the caller, false.

1:04 a.m. A deputy fell on the ice. He was in Hungry Horse.

3:14 a.m. A report of a rollover on US 93 was unfounded.

3:27 a.m. A man said he was going to shoot himself.

8:05 a.m. A purse was found at the intersection of Montana 82 and 35.

9:25 a.m. Someone broke into a home on Alberta Street in Evergreen and stole a jar of change.

10:27 a.m. Someone trying to move a house trailer was told they needed the proper paperwork to do so.

10:50 a.m. A man believes someone has been poaching on his property in Kila. His wife heard gunshots and he found an injured deer.

12:02 p.m. A woman said a white Suburban followed her all over the place. The suspect was gone when deputies arrived.

12:05 p.m. A report of a fire was unfounded. It was actually just fumes.

1:22 p.m. A 37-year-old was shocked when a wet washcloth they were using to wash a stove touched a bare wire. The person fainted, but was breathing.

5:50 p.m. Deputies checked a couple places in Lakeside. They were looking for two escapees.

5:51 p.m. Everything on Beach Street in Bigfork was cool.

6:45 p.m. A man said someone stole his fishing pole while he was grocery shopping.

9:02 p.m. Two people were seen fleeing after they jumped a fence on Bison Drive.

10:59 p.m. A woman said it sounded like a big rock was thrown at her door. There were no footprints in the area, but a board that used to rest above the door, was on the ground.

11:54 p.m. A girl, who had an argument with her parents, was found walking down Dunn Moving Lane in only a shirt and jeans.

1:16 a.m. An intoxicated woman got her car stuck on Bernard Drive.

1:17 a.m. A man and woman, who were both intoxicated, had a disagreement. She got a ride to a motel.

The departments responded to 94 calls for service.

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