Sunday, August 09, 2020

Law Roundup

The Daily Inter Lake's Law Roundup provides daily updates on crime and public disturbance news happening around town. Browse the latest stories below.

Updated 18 hours, 34 minutes ago
Shade thrown on man’s sunny day

Kalispell Police Department reportedly counseled a man in a tent at Lions Park about city ordinances. The man claimed he was not camping, but told police he would pack up his “shade shelter.”

Updated 1 day, 18 hours ago
Grandma: loud music could start war

A grandmother was worried because her neighbors were playing loud music and her grandson started playing loud music “in retaliation.” She was concerned because she said her grandson “has a short temper.” She warn...

Updated 2 days, 18 hours ago
Accidental 911 calls run the gamut in Whitefish

A woman who dropped her phone in the toilet at a Whitefish residence was trying to clean it off when she accidentally called 911, according to the Whitefish Police Department. And there were plenty of other erran...

Updated 4 days, 18 hours ago
‘Dock chairman’ not prepared for party time

The alleged “dock chairman” of Monaco Drive in Lakeside called Flathead County Sheriff’s Office to report what he believed to be youths hanging around a dock area and that it “looked like party time or some damn ...

Updated 5 days, 18 hours ago
Argument in C-Falls ends in hug fest

Someone wanted Columbia Falls Police Department to know their friends got into a verbal argument on Seventh Street, but had “hugged and made up.”

Updated 6 days, 18 hours ago
Basketball a pass for woman

A woman complained to Kalispell Police Department about neighbors playing basketball, running in and out of the house and “making a lot of noise.” The noise issue had purportedly gone on for two years and she bel...

Updated 1 week ago
Woman with ‘boiling blood’ asks for shaman

A woman described as being “higher than a kite” was reportedly told to check out of a motel and leave, but hadn’t. The flighty woman allegedly called Kalispell Police Department and told them her “blood was boili...

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Intruder stops short of panty raid

The Kalispell Police Department received a call that someone tripped an alarm at a lingerie store. The intruder apparently left a note that said they walked in, saw the business was empty and left.

Updated 1 week, 2 days ago
Fire in tree is just moonlight

Someone on Empire Loop in Kalispell told the Flathead County Sheriff’s Office there was a “tree on fire in the subdivision.” The caller said he could see flames, but then he called back and said he realized the f...

Updated 1 week, 3 days ago
Call 911 for life-threatening emergencies

Despite not having an emergency, someone on Kings Loop in Kalispell called 911 alleging a restaurant employee “tested positive” and other employees were not wearing masks. The caller confirmed with Flathead Count...

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Rowdy scene unfolds in Kalispell

Kalispell Police Department responded to a report of a “bunch of girls causing problems,” someone walking by and saying “shut the (expletive) up,” and a man with a knife being chased by two other men. Officers ma...

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Fashion police frown on lingerie

A customer who might believe they are part of the fashion police called Flathead County Sheriff’s Office from U.S. 2 in Columbia Falls to complain a woman at a pool table was wearing “just lingerie,” and you coul...

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Woman has a bone to pick with neighbors

A woman reportedly gave dog bones to a neighbor and then another neighbor began spreading rumors about her, so the dog bones were returned with a “nasty letter” left on her car. The woman told Kalispell Police De...

Updated 2 weeks ago
When dad’s away, the kids will play

A man asked police to drive by his home while he was out of town, according to Columbia Falls Police dispatch logs. He suspected his child was going to try and throw a party.

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Loose horse might be hungry

A horse might have been hungry when it got loose on U.S. 2 and created a traffic hazard near Hungry Horse. The Flathead County Sheriff’s Office called the brand inspector and the horse was soon tied up and return...