Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Sprayed by Crop Duster

By Justin Franz


5:36 p.m. A sprinkler on Corporate Drive was spewing water and “flooding everything.” Police spent the next hour calling various city departments to see who owned the sprinkler.

8:44 p.m. An elderly man was seen stumbling out of the Outlaw Inn on Thirteenth Street.

10:44 p.m. A man on Main Street was seen screaming at traffic. Soon after it was cleared up that he was merely having a heated phone conversation.


3:31 a.m. Someone on Third Street called to report two males wearing white T-shirts and shorts were running.


7:25 a.m. A caller on Van Sant Road in Kalispell called police to report that his handgun had been stolen from his truck.

8:19 a.m. A man driving his big rig down Highway 35 was sprayed by a passing crop duster. The man then called police to ask what he was just sprayed with and if it was harmful. Police advised the man that there was nothing they could do.

2:34 p.m. A women swimming at Foys Lake returned to her car to find that it had been broken into and her iPod stollen. Footprints were also found on the car.

4:10 p.m. Police received a call from Shady Lane in Kalispell but when they picked up no one was on the other end. Police called back and a young male said he must have “butt dialed.” Police also spoke with the boys older brother who didn’t sound “with it.”

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