Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Frowning Hitchhiker

By Christie Burns

Wednesday 3/14

8:55 a.m. Someone reported that a distressed dog on Somers Avenue was wrapped around a mailbox.

10:13 a.m. Someone chucked a rock through an open window at a fast food drive through.

10:15 a.m. A man was seen walking down Mountain Meadows Road with a rifle “hidden” in his jacket. He seemed “distraught” and was not smiling. Apparently, his vehicle was stuck and he was hitchhiking back to town.

10:30 p.m. There was more talk of Marion cats and dogs eating poison.

1:05 p.m. A small red hatchback with big white letters all over it was reportedly driving poorly down Highway 82.

1:37 p.m. Someone on Whitefish Stage Road has a bunch of “junk” in their yard.

2:53 p.m. A little dog “without all his legs” was seen sitting on the side of Highway 35 in Kalispell.

4:25 p.m. Someone watched a Rottweiler chase a man on a bicycle down Zimmerman Road.

5:41 p.m. A Kila resident reported that the neighbor keeps pulling their newspaper box out of the ground and throwing it into the ditch. Additionally, she has ripped a sign off a tree directing people to their house.

8:05 p.m. A Tronstad Road resident reported that a yellow dog named Buck would not leave his front porch.

10:29 p.m. Someone watched a potentially drunken driver flick a cigarette out of their window.

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