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Bigfork schools locked down as authorities seek armed robbery suspect

Female suspect robbed the Jackpot Casino in Bigfork Tuesday morning
Posted at 4:54 PM, Nov 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-12 19:20:34-05

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

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

No injuries were reportd, but the woman who robbed the store did have a handgun.

Deputies and Two Bear Air are 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.