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PM Scanner Traffic — 4.14.11

  • 5:52 p.m. Kevin reports an ongoing problem with a neighbor who is putting tarps & wires on his chain-link fence @ Orchard & Ramsey/Hayden.
  • 5:48 p.m. A fire hydrant is gushing water @ 4th & Kathleen/CdA.
  • 5:47 p.m. 2 dogs are chasing cars behind a smoke shop in 7200 block of Seltice Way/Post Falls.
  • 5:46 p.m. Caller was worried that 2 door-to-door salesmen would try to beg for money in Post Falls.
  • 4:55 p.m. Caller reports that drunk individuals who arrived in red Olds are shooting a handgun about a quarter mile away from vehicles at Beauty Bay campground on H97.
  • 4:50 p.m. Drunk from Blanchard named Daniel has been missing since a domestic dispute today.
  • 4:49 p.m. A fallen tree reportedly has knocked down power lines @ Coeur d'Alene & Liberty/Spirit Lake.
  • 4:37 p.m. Stacy has lost her two black labradors.
  • 3:53 p.m. Caller is concerned re: a 15YO girl who may be sleeping in bed with parents, including father who has a history of sex offense.
  • 3:53 p.m. Someone is suffering heart problems at North Idaho Eye Institute, 1814 Lincoln Way.
  • 3:34 p.m. A miniature Doberman is running loose at Judy's Green House, Government & Wyoming.
  • 3:18 p.m. A man has questions for police re: misplacing his Chevy Monte Carlo.
  • Much more below
  • 2:59 p.m. Coeur d'Alene school bus driver reports several kids, 6th to 12th grade, fighting in back of bus @ 1200 block of Poplar. Bus is about 1 minute for School District bus garage.
  • 2:39 p.m. Eva on Fern Creek Road/Cataldo reports an ongoing problem w/her neighbor's horse.
  • 2:36 p.m. A Spirit Lake police officer has taken a possible drunk driver into custody.
  • 2:35 p.m. Caller reports that a load appears to be shifting on a semi on I-90 @ M/P 6 (Post Falls).
  • 2:32 p.m. A gray plastic bucket is rolling around on I-90 @ M/P 7 (H41 interchange).
  • 2:21 p.m. Post Falls Library wants Nicholas in black-and-gray hoodie removed from grounds.
  • 2:04 p.m. Henrietta @ Dalton & 16th reports unlicensed contractor has taken money w/o working.
  • 1:56 p.m. Local elementary reports that 5-6YO boy was talking about wounding himself.
  • 1:55 p.m. Caller reports a vehicle burglary in 400 block of S. 15th Street/CdA.
  • 1:54 p.m. Patrol officer reports a number of green-and-white flags w/name "Platt" illegally posted in right of way @ H95 & Dalton.
  • 1:50 p.m. NIC student wants to know if he can drive his vehicle onto sidewalk in front of Christianson basketball gym to jump a friend's dead vehicle.
  • 1:47 p.m. A man in older red pickup has followed woman in white Trans Am to a Post Falls parking lot after she cut him off in traffic.
  • 1:46 p.m. Caller @ Government Way & Lacey/Hayden reports a silver Grand Cherokee has been parked without permission in driveway for two days.
  • 1:40 p.m. An Expedition is crashed in median of H95 near Hayden intersection after airbags unexpectedly deployed.
  • 1:39 p.m. Coeur d'Alene police are checking on 2 hitchhikers, one man and one woman, who are trying to hitch a ride @ I-90 & NW Blvd/CdA.
  • 1:37 p.m. A unhelmeted bicyclist is holding his head after being hit by vehicle @ 4th & Locust/CdA.
  • 1:35 p.m. Allen of Hayden WalMart security reports capturing a cooperative shoplifter.
  • 12:32 p.m. Resident @ Isabelle & Caribbean reports malicious injury to property.
  • 12:30 p.m. Investigator is seeking more evidence from discovery of meth lab items Wednesday near Avista lot @ Meyer & Boekel/Rathdrum.
  • 12:24 p.m. Caller reports that children are unsecure and jumping around in back of bluish-green Mitsubishi Montero n/b on Government Way from Appleway.
  • 12:09 p.m. N has questions re: a possible drug house in her neighborhood.
  • 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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