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Apr. 7, 7 a.m. — A caller reported a tree across the road on Bowen Hill blocking both lanes.

Apr. 7, 10 a.m. — Dispatch received several 911 calls of a one vehicle accident with unknown injuries up against the rocks on Highway 2 MM 25.

Apr. 7, 11 a.m. — A caller reported their vehicle stolen, granddaughter was supposed to have returned it on Granite Avenue.

Apr. 7, 4 p.m. — Dispatch received a report of an alarm going off at a business, made contact with party and they stated someone attempted to break into the business on Highway 2 South.

Apr. 7, 8:30 p.m. — A caller reported individual cutting firewood down on his property on Old Callahan Creek Road.

Apr. 8, 12:30 a.m. — An individual reported a homeless man sleeping at their place of business and would like him removed.

Apr. 8, 7:30 a.m. — A caller advised that someone vandalized the fish ponds and tipped over the porta potties, Officer advised that appears the wind may have blown them over.

Apr. 8 1:30 p.m. — A caller advised that there is a male laying in the parking lot of restaurant on Highway 2 South.

Apr. 8, 3 p.m. — Dispatch received two 911 calls in regards to a small red pickup driving reckless on California Avenue.

Apr. 8, 5 p.m. — A caller advised that there a juveniles playing around the old mill site.

Apr. 9, 9:30 a.m. — Several 911 calls in regards to a two vehicle accident, unknown injuries on Highway 2 MM 61.

Apr. 9, 10 a.m. — An individual reported a two vehicle accident on Highway 2 and Louisiana Avenue.

Apr. 9, 12:30 p.m. — A caller reported a female dancing and running around in the ditch on Bowen Hill.

Apr. 9, 9 p.m. — A caller reported just moved into town and found that both of his vehicle windows have been shot out by a bb gun on Utah Avenue.

Apr. 10, 10:30 a.m. — An individual reported her wallet stolen in the Libby area.

Apr. 10, 3 p.m. — A caller reported catching school age kids smoking in Post Trailer Court.

Apr. 10, 8:15 p.m. — An individual requested to speak with someone in regards to ex violating a restraining order they have in place.

Apr. 10, 9:30 p.m. — Officer flagged down in regards to granddaughter not returning home and unable to locate her. Granddaughter had already made contact with her mother and was okay.

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