Flathead County MT Police blotter

6:16 a.m. A dead deer was reported in Kalispell.

7:53 a.m. A Kalispell dog has “been on the run” for the last three days.

8:47 a.m. A dog was almost hit by a train in Whitefish. Luckily, some animal-loving BNSF Railway employees scooped up the dog and called animal control to make sure it found its way home.

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9:06 a.m. A Kalispell resident called to report a bike crash and a cat bite. It’s unclear if the two incidents were related.


10:58 a.m. A disagreement over a jet ski arose in Kalispell.

11:09 a.m. A Kalispell woman called 911 to ask if there was any correlation between the amount of junk mail she’s been getting and her computer crashing. She thinks “bitcoin” has something to do with it.


11:30 a.m. A local resident said there was a young girl swimming at the lake who was being way too friendly to people.

12:20 p.m. A Bigfork man said his neighbor was “out of control.”

1:05 p.m. A sign was vandalized in Bigfork.

2:08 p.m. A Kalispell woman was bitten by a cat.

3:18 p.m. A Marion resident reported that “strange activity” has been going on in his neighborhood and he’s pretty sure it’s because his neighbors are using drugs.


6:01 a.m. A guy in a black truck was speeding through Kalispell.

6:24 a.m. A Kalispell man said his son’s “mean dog” needed to be taken to the shelter until his son got out of jail.


6:41 a.m. A Martin City couple was fighting and one of them was armed with bear spray.

9:24 a.m. A local man was upset that someone flipped the bird at him so he called 911.


10:26 a.m. A Martin City woman who lives between the town’s two bars said she was sick and tired of people fighting each other in front of her house.

10:57 a.m. A local resident’s phone was stolen in East Glacier Park.

11:01 a.m. A local man found his bike that had been stolen from McDonald’s the previous night.


11:21 a.m. A motorhome in Bigfork burst into flames.

12:13 p.m. A dog was reportedly locked in a hot Jeep parked “in the middle of nowhere.”


12:28 p.m. A landlord-tenant dispute was getting “aggressive” in Columbia Falls.

12:42 p.m. A Hungry Horse man found his stolen bike.

2:14 p.m. A man running heavy equipment called 911. The dispatcher couldn’t hear what the man was saying and eventually the guy just hung up, leading the dispatcher to believe it was probably a pocket dial.


3:25 p.m. A Columbia Falls man reported that his ex-wife was causing trouble.

4:46 p.m. A Kalispell woman accidentally called 911 while setting up her iPhone. She apologized for the mistake but then added that since she was on the phone with 911 she should report her neighbor’s illegal bonfire.


6:37 p.m. “Three kids were running amuck down at the high school.”

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