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AM Scanner — 4.8.11

  • Noonish: Sam @ Kootenai County Solid Waste has additional info on recent burglary.
  • 11:58 a.m. Caller reports a trespasser on property @ Frost & Francis Faire/Worley.
  • 11:50 a.m. Robert reports that his cat has been poisoned.
  • 11:45 a.m. Melissa @ A-1 Smoke Shop, 7200 Seltice Way/Post Falls, reports a theft.
  • 11:10 a.m. A woman is in KCSD to report her ex-husband has kidnapped their child from her front yard and is trying to enroll him in school. Deputy responds that he's been dealing w/custodial spat for days.
  • 10:56 a.m. Doctor wants welfare of 40ish man "acting oddly on phone" on Clagstone/Athol.
  • 10:50 a.m. A bird dog is running loose on Thompson Lake Road/St. Maries.
  • 10:43 a.m. Deputy has two men on the ground at gunpoint in Rite Aid parking lot/Hayden after WalMart/Honeysuckle reported that they allegedly stole a 46-inch TV and took it there across H95.
  • 10:32 a.m. Caller reports a 13YO boy was shooting a rifle across roadway @ Strahorn & Honeysuckle/Hayden -- and may have hit building with a bullet.
  • 9:52 a.m. A child playing w/a phone accidentally dialed 911 in 2200 block of Millsap Loop/Post Falls.
  • 9:34 a.m. Karen has questions re: getting rid of her pet cat.
  • 9:29 a.m. Caller reports his vehicle was burglarized last night @ Reed & Lacey/Hayden.
  • 9:09 a.m. A short-hair, red Labrador-hound mix is running loose in Black Bay parking lot/Post Falls.
  • 8:52 a.m. Caller reports an unwanted person is on premises in 1000 block of E. Walnut/CdA.
  • 8:26 a.m. Harrison man reports that one of 3 sheep attacked by dogs Thursday has "passed away."

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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