Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Expired Houseguests

By Christie Burns

Thursday 1/2

9:15 a.m. Four mailboxes on Highway 35 were knocked down.

10:35 a.m. A woman on Flathead Drive reported that her ex-boyfriend was stalking her. At a deputy’s request, he agreed to discontinue his behavior.

11:43 a.m. A Bigfork man complained that his house guests had outstayed their welcome. He wanted to know how he could go about having them relocated.

1:42 p.m. A man on East Evergreen Drive reported that a large pit bull killed five of chickens.

2:18 p.m. A Kalispell woman reportedly saw one of Flathead County’s “most wanted” men walking through town. She was advised that he took care of his problems and was no longer wanted.

2:26 p.m. Someone reportedly saw numerous skinny horses wearing blankets in a field off of East Reserve Drive.

4:28 p.m. A frightened girl on East Evergreen Drive told her dad that a curly-haired man driving a pickup with a long blue stripe down the side followed her home on her bike. Apparently, this is the second time this man has followed his children home.

5:45 p.m. A woman at a store on Highway 35 in Kalispell reported that her husband got into an argument with some men. She explained that they “started it.” The other men disagreed, saying that they did not, in fact, start anything. According to them, the other man started it.

7:23 p.m. Someone complained that they almost ran over a man who was walking down the middle of Ninth Street West.

1:37 a.m. A Columbia Falls man reported hearing someone attempt to break into his home. When he and a friend went outside, his friend was hit with a 2-by-4 and told that the beating was a “warning.” The aggressor then ran off.