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Hungry Horse man arrested following gun incident

Flathead County Sheriff's Office
Hungry Horse Gun Incident
Posted at 2:09 PM, Aug 23, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-23 16:18:42-04

KALISPELL — A Hungry Horse man is behind bars in the Kalispell jail following a weekend incident involving a gun.

Flathead County Sheriff Brian Heino says deputies responded to the Dam Town Tavern in Hungry Horse at approximately 12:30 a.m. Saturday for reports of a disturbance where a gun may have been fired.

Hungry Horse Gun Incident

When the deputies arrived on the scene a man identified as Daniel Christopher Walker, 33, of Hungry Horse, was seen to have a handgun, according to a news release.

After talking with those involved in the incident, Sheriff Heino says that Walker was arrested for Assault with a Weapon, Criminal Endangerment, and Driving while under the Influence of Alcohol.