Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Bad Brothers and Worried California Wife

By Christie Burns

Monday 8/3

11:29 a.m. Someone broke into a business on Highway 93 but took nothing.

11:29 a.m. A 16-year-old boy was arrested after he confessed to his mom that he had stolen his grandma’s check book.

12:07 p.m. A Kalispell man called in to complain that his neighbor had punched him for no good reason.

1:34 p.m. A North Fork Road resident claimed that their neighbor stole some firewood … again. Apparently this is an ongoing problem.

3:27 p.m. A 17-year-old boy hit a woman in the back of the head, broke a window and threw a screen at her when she tried to kick him out of her Birch Grove home. He was arrested for assault.

3:47 p.m. A Hungry Horse woman was spotted yelling at people in the street.

4:02 p.m. Deputies shook a finger at two South Cedar Drive residents and told them to stop sending mean text messages to each other. They agreed to stop threatening one another via text.

5:00 p.m. A landlord from Bigfork was being stalked by a weird ex-tenant.

7:00 p.m. A call came in from Highway 35 in Kalispell about someone who had been vandalizing and trespassing throughout the neighborhood. Residents asked the vandal to stay away, but he returned. One resident then followed the intruder home and stole his bike.

7:13 p.m. Neighbors in Whitefish argued about large rocks in a driveway and old junk vehicles.

7:32 p.m. A drunken man fell off of his bike in Bigfork.

9:32 p.m. There are vicious dogs on Westwood Lane that chase deer, horses and cats

9:45 p.m. An intoxicated man from Hungry Horse called in to report that his drunk brother had just cut his ear off. The mom then got on the phone and said that no one’s ear had been cut off, but that the brothers, 18 and 21, were “out of control,” screaming and breaking things. Upon arrival, deputies found an injured brother with a damaged ear that had apparently been cut with a marijuana pipe. The other brother had run away.

12:27 a.m. A woman from California called because she was worried about her husband who lives locally on Haywire Gulch. The neighbors had been harassing him, but he claimed he was just fine.

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