Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Sleepy Drunk

By Christie Burns

Sunday 11/20

10:32 a.m. A Kalispell resident reported that two happy chocolate labs were in his yard and wouldn’t leave.

10:59 a.m. A Columbia Falls resident called in to talk about the neighbor’s dog.

1:03 p.m. Someone called in from the Columbia Falls area because they saw a dog outside and thought it was in danger of “freezing to death.”

2:23 p.m. A Bigfork woman called from the hospital to ask if a deputy would go feed her dog.

4:49 p.m. A Columbia Falls man reported that his drunken ex-girlfriend stole his cat. The cat was recovered and returned.

7:27 p.m. A belligerent, intoxicated woman called in from her ex-husband’s Evergreen home to ask for assistance getting her things. She was asked to leave and call back when she was sober.

8:24 p.m. A Columbia Falls woman claimed to have pictures of her husband removing parts of her vehicle to get her to stay home.

9:15 p.m. A Honda CRV was seen driving slowly down the bike path.

11:29 p.m. A woman on Halfmoon Flats near Columbia Falls reported that she had been sitting in her vehicle, afraid to get out, for the last 20 minutes because an unfamiliar dog was lurking around nearby. She decided to make a run for it.

12:25 a.m. A bartender in Martin City asked for assistance with a big, bald man who drunkenly claimed to own the bar and refused to leave. He was napping on the floor when officers arrived.

5:16 a.m. Two kids were standing on Highway 35 in Kalispell videotaping each other. The caller suspected they were on drugs.