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Flathead County Police Blotter

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1:17 a.m. Someone was driving in circles in a field with their lights turned off.


5:19 a.m. A dead deer was in the middle of the road.

5:54 a.m. A Kalispell man called 911 to report that his new boots were stolen from his car.


8:39 a.m. Some antlers were stolen in Kalispell.

11:22 a.m. A Kalispell man called 911 to report that his neighbors were trespassing on his land again. He asked if it would be OK for him to shoot their vehicle to disable it so that they would still be there when the cops arrived.


12:52 p.m. A friendly dog was on the loose in Whitefish.

4:42 p.m. A man in a trench coat was walking a dog. Someone called to report that they thought the man was yanking the animal’s leash a little too hard.


4:46 p.m. A Kalispell man’s tailgate was stolen.

5:24 p.m. A boy was walking down the street all by himself. A caller thought that he was a little too young to be alone.


5:32 p.m. A Kalispell woman stole a beer.

5:44 p.m. A Kalispell woman called 911 because her neighbor was calling her names.


6:13 p.m. A man in a camper was driving like a jerk.

7:45 p.m. A local man called to complain about all the people trespassing on his land. Upon further investigation, it was not his land to begin with.


8:33 p.m. A car was “kind of swerving” through town.

9:42 p.m. A child was playing with a phone and called 911.

10:22 p.m. A woman was screaming at the top of her lungs.

11:55 p.m. A Kalispell bartender called 911 because he thought a fight was about to break out.


12:46 a.m. A Kalispell woman called 911 because her ex-husband was posting photos of her car on social media without her permission.

7:51 a.m. A car was stuck in the snow.

8:03 a.m. Some horses were running up and down a local road.

8:16 a.m. A local woman said her ex-husband refused to give her their kid back.

8:17 a.m. Two trucks were speeding through Kalispell and tailgating people.

9:01 a.m. A lost dog was taken into custody at the local animal shelter.

10:13 a.m. Two teens stole some beer from a gas station.

11:51 a.m. A lost dog was reported in Kalispell.

1:26 p.m. A Kalispell dog injured a local cat. The cat’s owner called 911 to ask if the dog could be punished.


1:37 p.m. A man was lying in the snow in front of a used car dealership.

2:05 p.m. Two people ice fishing on a local lake accidentally called 911. There was no emergency.


2:13 p.m. Some stolen snowmobiles were reported in Columbia Falls. During the course of the investigation, a man ran from the police. Officers called for backup, although one deputy had to respond at a restrained speed because his siren wasn’t working.

2:14 p.m. A brown pit-bull was running down the street.

3:15 p.m. Someone with a local non-profit was allegedly stealing money.

3:32 p.m. Some more lost dogs were reported in Kalispell.

3:40 p.m. A Kalispell man traded a snowmobile for some cash and a gun but later he learned the weapon was stolen. He was no longer interested in having the gun so he called 911 to ask what he should do.


4:16 p.m. Someone reported some Facebook stalking.

5:15 p.m. A Kalispell resident called 911 because the man they have a restraining order against just followed them on Instagram. The caller wanted to know if that was a violation of the restraining order.


5:19 p.m. An elderly woman called 911 by accident. Things got more confusing because she thought 911 had called her, but after a few minutes of explaining the situation to her she realized that she had actually made the call.

6:33 p.m. A Kalispell man called 911 because he was being harassed on social media.


9:21 p.m. Someone said they were having trouble kicking their roommate out of their house.

9:54 p.m. A child playing with an Apple Watch called 911.

11:33 p.m. A Kalispell man accidentally called 911 while sleeping.

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