Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Abandoned Donkey

By Christie Burns

Wednesday 11/02

6:59 a.m. A Columbia Falls man called 911 to report that his belligerent dad sat on his head.

8:43 a.m. A mom called in because her daughter stole $15 from her purse.

10:33 a.m. A Columbia Falls woman reported that a van sits near her driveway for 10 minutes every morning. She was worried it might be her daughter attempting to stalk her. The van, however, was driven by a woman who stops there to do her makeup every morning.

11:47 a.m. Someone in Somers apparently saw a stray dog that looked like “a nose riding around on four legs.” The caller also went on to say that the dog didn’t look very intelligent.

2:33 p.m. A man on Lower Valley Road accused his neighbors of stealing one of his signs.

3:13 p.m. A Lakeside woman complained that her prior tenants left a pile of junk, a van and a donkey behind.

3:38 p.m. A 9-year-old boy in Evergreen reported that a bigger kid was trying to steal his brother’s bike.

4:23 p.m. Someone on Winchester Street reported that a dog jumped a fence and got hung up by its collar. The caller claimed the dog was choking and “upset.” The dog was rescued.

6:22 p.m. A West Glacier man reported that the neighbor tried to shoot his cat but missed, sending the bullet right over his wife’s head.