Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Local Cheats and Adventures in Parenting

By Christie Burns

Tuesday 8/4

7:29 a.m. Someone called in from Kalispell to report trickery and the selling of a fraudulent boat on craigslist.com.

10:45 a.m. A Kalispell bamboozler unsuccessfully attempted to use a stolen ID to open bank accounts throughout the valley.

11:32 a.m. Another local cheat stole a checkbook and attempted to write checks to various businesses around town.

11:55 a.m. A Somers man violated his wife’s restraining order.

12:15 p.m. Someone from Lower Valley Road called in to report that although nothing was taken from their rental home, it looked as though someone had been in it.

2:22 p.m. A woman called in to say another female was sending her mean text messages

4:57 p.m. A Kalispell woman called in to report that when her devious roommate moved out she stole her T.V. and pawned it.

6:25 p.m. A man and a woman got into a fight over a lawn mower transaction in Hungry Horse. As they both reached for the mower handle simultaneously, she hurt her hand when she got it caught between two bars, qualifying the man for an assault charge.

8:26 p.m. An argument broke out after a 12-year-old boy hit a golf ball and nailed his little brother. The parents commenced to argue about their failures in parenting. Deputies were called and the parents were counseled. The session ended in a happy family hug.

10:11 p.m. A man violated his wife’s restraining order in Martin City when he sent her an inappropriate text message.

2:24 a.m. A Hungry Horse man ran off two people after they smashed all the windows of his Buick Skylark 4-door sedan. No one was arrested but there are a number of suspects.

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