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Flathead authorities searching for armed robbery suspect

Female suspect robbed the Jackpot Casino in Bigfork Tuesday morning
Posted at 11:59 AM, Nov 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-13 09:21:57-05

Bigfork schools are under lock down Tuesday morning for safety precautions, after a female suspect robbed a Bigfork casino at gunpoint Tuesday.

Flathead County Sheriff Brian Heino tells MTN News they are attempting to locate a female suspect who robbed the Jackpot Casino on Highway 35 Tuesday morning around 9:25am.

No injuries at this time but the woman did have a handgun who robbed the store.

Sheriff deputies and Two Bear Air are in the area looking for the suspect. It is unknown at this time if the suspect left on foot or vehicle.

The white female is described as 5'2"-5'6", brown hair, black puffy coat, jeans with holes in front, brown Ugg type boots, black beanie hat with design.

If you see this person, do not approach and call 911.