From the Flathead Beacon Police Blotter
7:42 a.m. Someone driving down Highway 35 in Kalispell reported that a woman with “irregular leg movements” was standing next to her car on the side of the road.
12:50 p.m. An uncatchable cocker spaniel remains at large on Farm to Market Road.
1:28 p.m. Cigarettes and sunglasses were reported stolen from an unlocked vehicle on South Cedar Drive.
1:40 p.m. Reportedly, people have been stealing items out of a collection bin at a thrift store in Bigfork.
2:52 p.m. A woman was overheard laughing with a man and discussing the fit of someone’s tunic during an accidental call to 911.
6:37 p.m. A local man reported that someone stole money out of the wallet he left in his unlocked car. He called back later claiming that his money was never actually stolen.
6:50 p.m. A runaway dog adamantly refused to return to its home in Columbia Falls. The owners granted the dog’s request and it was taken to the animal shelter.
7:33 p.m. A Bigfork man reported that his ex-wife crept in through a window and stole his cat.
The crime wave continues unabated. How can a community live like this when miscreants run wild and unchecked.