Polson police investigate suspicious death
News from the Polson Police Department
POLSON — On Sept. 6, law enforcement officers went to 304 10th Avenue West to conduct a welfare check. Philista St. John was found deceased inside the residence. Suspicious circumstances surrounding the incident led officers to suspect foul play. A person of interest has been identified and no danger exists to the public. The investigation is ongoing and no further information will be released at this time.
The Polson Police Department would like to thank the CSKT Tribal Police, Lake County Sheriff/Coroner’s Office, Montana Highway Patrol, Lake County Attorney’s Office, and the Lake County Emergency Communications Center.
In this sorrowful time, we extend to the family and friends of Ms. St. John our heartfelt condolences.