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PM Scanner Traffic — 4.8.11

  • 5:23 p.m. 2 males in disabled vehicle @ I-90 & NW Blvd offramp are having altenator trouble.
  • 5:06 p.m. Caller reports that a male named Craig pushed before leaving Hayden Library lot.
  • 4:55 p.m. Jennifer reports to Post Falls police that someone stole cash from her.
  • 4:43 p.m. A drunk driver involved in a minor crash @ Toro Viejo was spotted in gray pickup leaving Danaan's Deli near the restaurant moments ago.
  • 4:28 p.m. A runaway alert has been canceled for teen girl named Amber who has returned home.
  • 4:06 p.m. Two sets of dogs are illegally running off leash in Finucane Park/Hayden. Dogs are aggressive and preventing park users from getting out of there cars.
  • 4:03 p.m. Downtown Spirit Lake worker reports a pickup driver threatened to shoot him in road rage incident 30 minutes ago.
  • Much more below
  •   3:32 p.m. Lakeland School District is holding buses until H41 is reopened after 2:46 p.m. crash.
  • 3:21 p.m. Patrol officers on scene say only one truck turned over in the 2:46 p.m. crash, a chip truck that dumped a load of chips and some diesel fuel. Driver wasn't injured.
  • 2:56 p.m. EMTs are responding to possible poisoning in 2800 block of Julia/CdA.
  • 2:46 p.m. 2 semis have overturned in crash on H41 @ Spirit Lake Cut-Across, blocking highway.
  • 1:49 p.m. WalMart on Mullan/Post Falls reports catching a shoplifter.
  • 2:44 p.m. Hastings reports a suspicious person in its Appleway/CdA store.
  • 2:06 p.m. 2 women parked along the interstate are being thwarted by heavy traffic from retrieving a purse on I-90 b/n 4th & 15th/CdA.
  • 1:30 p.m. A disabled vehicle is blocking i/s of Idaho & Mullan/Post Falls.
  • 1:28 p.m. Coeur d'Alene Casino security has found a backpack that might contain stolen items.
  • 1:21 p.m. A 35 mph sign has been sheered off and some trees damaged in some sort of mishap near Post Falls Napa store.
  • 1:13 p.m. A man's ex-galpal has broken into his current galpal's residence in 7100 block of Kyler/Hayden and hit the ex-lover before leaving in a blue vehicle.
  • 12:49 p.m. A drunk man in a pickup registered in Cataldo may have drunk too much hit a wall backing out of Rancho Viejo, Government Way, before driving east toward Honeysuckle/Hayden.
  • 12:40 p.m. A woman, possibly on drugs, is not wanted in 1100 block or Iron Horse Circle/PF.
  • 12:39 p.m. CPD Blues are looking for 17YO Christopher who ran away from home Wednesday.
  • 12:37 p.m. Caller reports his bike was stolen from the front of Super 1/Kathleen Avenue.
  • 12:35 p.m. Caller reports a Yugo passed 2 vehicles in construction zone on I-90 thru Pinehurst.
  • AM Scanner Traffic

D.F. Oliveria
D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

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