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The Bozeman Police Department reports for Friday included the following:

• Police chased and detained a suspect who a caller reported pulled out a knife during a fight.

• A caller said he was concerned about Monday’s rally with Mike Pence. He told officers he wanted them to enforce social-distancing rules.

• A caller reported a drone was buzzing in his yard. Police advised the operator not to fly his drone near and above peoples’ houses.

• A caller reported a big black bear was wandering toward the creek near a shed.

• A caller reported seeing a duck in a pond with a dart in it.

• A caller reported that a man tailgating her pointed “finger guns” at her. Police contacted the driver, who denied the allegations.

• Police warned three tenants who were reported for putting their garbage in another person’s dumpster. They said they had run out of room for their garbage.

• A caller reported lots of screaming was coming from a residence. Responding officers were told it was an “Italian party,” and party-goers were shouting at one another to stay in character.

• A group was reported for having a bonfire in a field.

• Officers responded to 160 calls.

The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office reports for Friday were unavailable.

The Gallatin County jail held 157 inmates Saturday.

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Helena Dore can be reached at or at 582-2628.