Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Drunken ‘Bandito’

By Christie Burns

Sunday 1/29

9:16 a.m. A Kila resident suspected that her dog was stolen. It was found at the shelter.

1:27 p.m. Someone’s laundry was reportedly stolen from a Highway 35 location.

1:53 p.m. A man driving down Highway 93 South said someone shot at him with a gun. He claimed the bullet was lodged in his window.

3:48 p.m. In an effort to provoke a fight, one man slapped another man’s truck.

4:48 p.m. Someone called in to report a drunken driver who was swerving all over the road and weaving in and out of traffic. A deputy declared that the person was not intoxicated but just a very bad driver.

6:59 p.m. An intoxicated man claiming to be a “bandito” called 911 from the bathroom stall of a Columbia Falls bar to request medical assistance.

7:08 p.m. A drunken girl with a foul mouth drove badly through a Kalispell gas station parking lot.

12:50 a.m. Someone watched a drunken old man buy alcohol for kids.

5:22 a.m. Reportedly, an extremely aggravated man with brass knuckles and a baseball bat walked into a Shady Lane resident’s house, started an argument then smashed the windshield of a vehicle.