Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Trouble on Wheels and a Very Thirsty Man

By Heather Jurva

Monday 8/10

12:39 a.m. Numerous cars, supposedly containing as many teenagers, were seen loitering in the parking lot at an Evergreen box store. The cars were found to actually contain adults.

1:04 a.m. Two female friends engaged in a physical altercation at a residence on Sunrise Terrace. Although one punched another in the face, the two managed to work it out on their own.

2:14 a.m. Flathead County authorities were advised that, approximately one hour earlier, a man was seen forcing two individuals into the back of his truck in the East Glacier area. The vehicle has not yet been located.

2:59 a.m. A resident of Winter Loop in Whitefish reports that a man attempted to break into his apartment using a credit card.

4:46 a.m. Members of a Whitefish train crew noticed a man in the area “releasing air.” Further details have not been made available.

5:04 a.m. An unattended horse sauntered down Bachelor Grade, posing a hazard to passing motorists.

8:23 a.m. Someone stumbled upon a bundle of bones wrapped in a tarp on Big Mountain. The remains turned out to be of animal origin.

9:59 a.m. Authorities removed an unwanted individual from the rail yard in Whitefish.

1:49 p.m. A dog chased a bear up a tree in Kila.

1:51 p.m. A resident of Caroline Road claims that her roommate is stalking her, often making excessive phone calls.

1:58 p.m. Someone on Grande Vista drive claims that a neighbor became angry at his horse and proceeded to chase the animal with a lawn mower. Fortunately, this report proved unfounded.

3:05 p.m. A woman may have been trying to pawn a stolen ring at a local pawn shop.

4:04 p.m. A group of kids were reportedly intimidating people at a public park.

4:37 p.m. Two women on Maple Drive became upset and physically harmed one another.

5:05 p.m. Employees at a local grocery store found a threatening note left behind by a customer. Although the handwriting was barely legible, the word “bombing” could be discerned.

8:19 p.m. A resident of Conrad Drive saw a neighbor enter another neighbor’s home through the window. The considerate burglar replaced the screen after exiting the home.

8:26 p.m. Someone passing through the Badrock Canyon area called to report that a man was lying on the ground and rolling around. Emergency medical professionals arrived to find that the man was lying down in order to get an artistic photo of a passing train.

9:23 p.m. An individual in Columbia Falls requested assistance in removing a cat from the roof of her home. The cat was safely rescued and returned to the owner.

10:57 p.m. Six or seven people yelled at one other in Hungry Horse.

12:00 a.m. A man on Shady Lane apparently shoved his girlfriend and then broke a window in front of their daughter.

1:14 a.m. A simple request for a soda escalated into a heated violent episode on Mallard Loop. Apparently, the reporting party was kicked by his mother’s boyfriend after the victim denied him refreshment.

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