Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Book Burning and Pitbull Pandemonium

By Erin Cole

Tuesday 6/22

8:48 a.m. Although someone heard loud yells coming from a Columbia Falls trailer park, deputies were unable to locate any commotion.

9:12 a.m. A Columbia Falls resident tested out Ray Bradbury’s theory and discovered that books do indeed burn at 451 degrees.

9:30 a.m. Someone made off with an unknown number of pillows from a Kalispell residence on Bando Lane.

11:06 a.m. A Somers resident reported receiving “suspicious” phone calls.

11:46 a.m. After a stray cat bit a Columbia Falls Resident, an animal warden set traps in the area.

2:55 p.m. Two Kalispell men were playing with a gun in a pickup when one accidentally shot the other in the leg.

3:38 p.m. Four pit bulls were reported running loose in Columbia Falls and growling at people. One dog was detained and the others remain at large.

10:08 p.m. Several juveniles were charged with theft (of an unknown item) and obstruction (in an unknown manner) on South Fork Road.