By Christie Burns, 5-15-12
6:56 a.m. Someone called 911 to report an emergency involving five cows that were ambling down Conrad Drive.
7:52 a.m. A green 4-Runner was seen driving very slowly and swerving down Highway 2 West.
9:52 a.m. A squatter’s tent was discovered on Birch Glenn Road.
10:35 a.m. A man on Highway 2 East was advised that his dogs would be shot if there were seen running on airport runways again. The dog owner stated that he would “shoot them back.”
11:04 a.m. A man in Evergreen reported that someone threatened to shoot both he and his dog.
12:16 p.m. A woman in Whitefish reported that someone stole her rental car.
1:26 p.m. A Hungry Horse resident called in to report that his bike had been stolen from his front yard. Later that day, a pack of children returned the bike.
2:21 p.m. A Columbia Falls woman was out chasing her neighbor’s loose goats.
4:49 p.m. Someone called in from a gas station to report that a woman was in the store complaining about a bucket she saw lying in the road.
5:27 p.m. Someone driving a green truck confessed to running into and damaging a semi-truck.
6:29 p.m. An irate Columbia Falls man shot a dog and ran over another one after they came onto his property and ate his rabbits.
7:07 p.m. Someone in Columbia Falls claimed that they were threatened with a tennis racket by an unknown aggressor.
8:33 p.m. An Oregon Street resident requested extra patrol for the yard sale items that would be left out overnight.
8:59 p.m. A Columbia Falls man complained that his soon-to-be ex-wife was harassing him.
9:14 p.m. A woman on Frontage Road in Columbia Falls reported that the neighbor children have dismantled and torn down her fence.
3:43 a.m. A man reported that four men with guns jumped into his car, forced him to drive to a gas station then kicked him out and stole his car.
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