Police Blotter

Flathead County Sheriff’s and Kalispell Police Reports

Test Drive

By Christie Burns

Tuesday 10/15/2013

10:27 a.m. A wild and happy golden retriever was seen on Cheery Lynn Lane.

10:58 a.m. A woman traveling through Columbia Falls called 911 with concerns that two dogs traveling in the flatbed truck were at risk of falling out.

11:50 a.m. A distracted man in a Passat was reportedly texting and swerving across multiple lanes of Highway 93 North.

2:11 p.m. A woman called from Kalispell when she noticed her shih-tzu was no longer in her car. She suspected it escaped out the window while she was the dump.

3:43 p.m. A property manager on Harmony Road reported that a tenant’s vicious dog was on the loose again.

3:46 p.m. People drive too fast down Morgan Road.

4:06 p.m. A Martin City woman reported that her grandson stole her younger grandson’s mountain bike.

4:35 p.m. Someone set a stolen vehicle on fire at a local gravel pit.

5:36 p.m. A German shepherd on Moose Lane in Columbia Falls was barking.

6:46 p.m. A resident on Bernard Drive reported that someone took his ’88 Porsche for a test drive and never returned. The car was eventually located and returned.

7:33 p.m. A woman on West Reserve Drive reported that a man with blue streaks in his hair was at her door pretending to be an insurance salesman. She said he bolted when she called the sheriff’s department.

9:07 p.m. A Hungry Horse resident returned home to find a pile of red, hot ashes in his driveway. He suspects it was barbeque remnants.

11:23 p.m. An intoxicated man called form Highway 35 in Kalispell to report that his girlfriend was high on drugs.