Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Shoplifting and Power Line Down

By Jake Grilley

1 p.m. A pregnant woman was caught shoplifting at Wal-Mart. She started having contractions when she was apprehended. She was transported to Kalispell Regional Medical Center and received a citation for shoplifting.

3:13 p.m. A property dispute between neighbors led to one neighbor threatening to beat the other one up. Officers investigated and the threats were unfounded.

3:50 A power line was down across the railroad tracks on West Reserve near. The fire department and Flathead Electric were notified and took care of the matter.

3:50 p.m. A 40-year-old male suffered a fractured ankle while skiing on Big Mountain.

3:57 p.m. There was a one-vehicle accident between Home Depot and Swank Enterprises. There were minor injuries.

4:06 p.m. Possible unsafe shooting was reported on Trap Road. Someone was shooting toward a road. Officers asked the party to stop shooting in that direction.

5:19 p.m. A 70-year-old male fell while on Big Mountain. He was suffering from a shortness of breath and abdominal pain. He was transported to North Valley Hospital.

8:49 p.m. Someone at a local restaurant couldn’t pay for their dinner because there were unauthorized charges on their card. It was deemed a civil matter and the party and the restaurant settled it.

8:52 p.m. There was a possible chimney fire on Foothills Road. The chimney was sparking, but the resident was able to extinguish it by the time the fire department arrived.

10:59 p.m. Road rage was reported in the Evergreen area. When officers stopped the vehicle it was apparent the driver was having a medical emergency. The vehicle was assisted but no transport was necessary.

11:02 p.m. Someone on Foys Lake Road hit the wrong number on their phone and mistakenly dialed 911.

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