Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Angry Wife and an Unwanted Man

By Heather Jurva

Thursday 10/1

6:30 a.m. A dead black bear briefly obstructed Highway 93 but was moved to the side of the road.

7:27 a.m. Someone spotted a vehicle on its hood on Conn Road. No one was near the vehicle when authorities arrived.

9:09 a.m. A contractor cut a gas line near a local private school. The line was quickly plugged and all was well.

9:55 a.m. Three transients were found in an abandoned trailer on Lenwood Lane. The men, all friends of the former homeowner, agreed to move along.

10:17 a.m. A landlord and tenant argued over a dog and a fence on Collier Lane. The conflict resulted in an eviction notice.

12:59 p.m. A resident of Solberg Drive complains that a neighbor spun his tires in the reporting party’s driveway, leaving trenches in the dirt. Both parties were counseled.

2:43 p.m. A suspicious person on Sweetgrass Lane turned out to be a vacuum salesman.

3:19 p.m. Someone on Haywire Gulch called to report that his wife had locked him out of the house and wouldn’t let him back in. The man decided to spend the night in his motor home.

5:57 p.m. A woman screamed at a process server on Willow Glen Drive. The problem was solved when the man left the premises.

6:26 p.m. A resident of Abbey Road informed authorities that kids continually party and burn fires in the area.

7:17 p.m. Two teenage girls attempted to shoplift country-western music CDs from an Evergreen box store.

7:56 p.m. A Columbia Falls woman suspects that her 20-year-old daughter is living in a house with frequent drug activity.

8:56 p.m. Someone in Hungry Horse did not appreciate that a former roommate left several personal belongings in the reporting party’s house. Authorities contacted the individual and asked him to retrieve his property.

11:42 p.m. A motorist on Highway 93 was alarmed to see a woman walking down the side of the highway. Although the woman claimed to be fine, the reporting party did not feel it was safe to walk so close to the road.

12:14 a.m. A woman in Lakeside requested help in removing a male individual from her home, claiming that he was a “loser” and was highly intoxicated. Authorities encouraged the man to leave, after which the woman went to bed.

1:22 a.m. A 23-year-old woman mistakenly thought that someone was trying to get into her Whitefish home. No individuals were found on the scene.

3:33 a.m. The sounds of laughter and breaking items could be heard from beneath a local train trestle. The noise turned out to be from several transients under the bridge.

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