Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Home Cremation and an Irate Wife

By Heather Jurva

Monday 3/22

12:43 a.m. Although a concerned citizen believed that someone was stealing gas near a local casino, authorities found nothing suspicious on scene.

8:15 a.m. A man smelling of alcohol reportedly showed up at a home on Maple Drive and wanted to speak to the reporting party’s teenage daughter. Police could not find the subject.

1:18 p.m. Three brush piles burning on Deer Foot Trail were quickly contained.

1:33 p.m. Authorities advised an Evergreen resident to throw away a piece of mail that evidently contained hateful messages.

1:42 p.m. A handful of kids trying to tip an outhouse in Whitefish were counseled and sent on their way.

2:42 p.m. Spray-painted graffiti was found covering the walls, doors, shower and bedding in a room at a Hungry Horse motel.

4:02 p.m. A woman verbally threatened her ex-boyfriend in Bigfork.

4:07 p.m. A resident of North Ferndale Drive called to ask questions regarding a neighbor who was evidently burning a dead llama.

4:57 p.m. A 13-year-old male subject was turned over to his parents after a shoplifting episode at an Evergreen box store.

4:58 p.m. One dog attacked another on Timber Road.

5:57 p.m. Smith Valley Fire Department extinguished a chimney fire on Orchard Ridge Road.

6:22 p.m. Someone who was shooting unsafely on Tally Lake Road was gone when officers arrived.

6:27 p.m. Authorities checked on a man who was riding in the back of a pickup truck in Bigfork. The man was hitchhiking to Polebridge and was completely fine.

7:13 p.m. A man on Antler Bluff Lane reports that his wife kicked in the barn door, tried to run him over with a four-wheeler and threatened to kick a hole in his boat. Authorities counseled both parties involved.

8:10 p.m. In Bigfork, an intoxicated woman was given a ride home after passing out at a local bar.

11:34 p.m. A broken pipe gushed water into a Lakeside home.

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