Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Big Shot Prowlers and a Slowpoke Kid

By Heather Jurva

Friday 5/21

5:57 a.m. Someone in Columbia Falls reports that three individuals have been prowling about next door. The caller also claims that the subjects “act like big shots.”

8:36 a.m. A resident of Many Lakes Drive reports that someone stole a box of checks from their house.

12:32 p.m. A small television set was stolen from an Evergreen appliance store. No suspects have been identified.

1:16 p.m. Apparently, someone in Martin City bought a car from a roommate, moved out and is refusing to pay rent. The reporting party was asked to call back when her boyfriend stopped screaming.

2:05 p.m. Someone called to report that a 5-year-old boy was left home alone all day at a local trailer park. The caller was evidently not aware that a babysitter was in the home.

4:43 p.m. A 6-year-old was dropped off at the wrong location when the child was unable to disembark quickly at his own bus stop. Authorities answered questions regarding this situation.

5:11 p.m. A kid crashed his bike on Solberg Drive. Fortunately, the youth walked away relatively unscathed.

5:38 p.m. A Whitefish resident reportedly received a phone call from a restricted number and heard someone talking in a “weird voice.”

6:48 p.m. Someone left a Bigfork eatery without paying from $12.95 worth of food.

8:25 p.m. A male subject was seen publicly urinating near a local auto parts store. He was advised to refrain from doing so in the future.

8:29 p.m. An injured hummingbird was transported to a professional for treatment.

8:44 p.m. Someone on South Many Lakes Drive saw a mountain lion in their backyard.

9:20 p.m. Officers could not locate a disoriented man seen walking on Highway 83 near Echo Lake.

4:37 a.m. Two kids who were going through cars in Columbia Falls fled into the woods before authorities could make contact.

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