Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Deer in the Trunk and a Silent Hunter

By Heather Jurva

Monday 11/23

12:09 a.m. An assault resulted in an ankle injury on Airport Road.

12:55 a.m. Someone on Shea Way reports that a truck had been parked in his driveway for 30 minutes. He later found that his mailbox had been smashed and a window had been egged.

2:29 a.m. One juvenile female assaulted another at a party in Marion.

5:08 a.m. Someone in Columbia Falls heard voices in a vehicle across the road from their house.

9:27 a.m. Loose cows wandered around Lynnewood Drive in Columbia Falls.

10:10 a.m. A white sedan drove down Highway 93 with a deer head sticking out the back. Authorities found that it had been killed legally before being crammed in the trunk.

10:36 a.m. A blazing house on Foys Lake Road was actually a training burn.

11:31 a.m. Someone broke into a Shady Lane home and stole all of the reporting party’s medication.

1:02 p.m. Authorities checked on a boyfriend and girlfriend who were fighting on Collier Lane.

1:58 p.m. Friends of a hunter in the Evergreen area became concerned when they couldn’t hear him shooting. The man was located and is perfectly fine.

3:17 p.m. A car caught fire in Columbia Falls.

3:32 p.m. Customers of an Evergreen supermarket were unimpressed with a panhandler in the parking lot.

4:16 p.m. A resident of Solberg Drive found two sets of footprints and a bike track in his yard.

4:21 p.m. Someone attempted to back their car over someone else in Happy Valley.

5:14 p.m. A vehicle lost its axle on Highway 2 East.

5:53 p.m. A 6-year-old child was left unattended in a vehicle at an Evergreen box store. The parents were located and counseled.

8:28 p.m. A man dressed in camouflage has been trespassing on Rocky Mountain Drive for several weeks.

9:31 p.m. Friends of a man in Kila were alarmed to see numerous injuries on his person. The man was not suicidal but had in fact been participating in UFC fighting.

11:52 p.m. One man threatened another in Columbia Falls, evidently over some sort of romantic woe.