Bigfork Casino Robbed at Gunpoint

Sheriff Brian Heino says search continues for woman who robbed Jackpot Casino on Tuesday

By Justin Franz
A photo of the Bigfork casino robbery suspect.

Law enforcement is looking for a woman who robbed at gunpoint the Jackpot Casino in Bigfork Tuesday. 

The robbery happened at approximately 9:25 a.m. and resulted in Bigfork schools being placed into lockdown. According to the Flathead County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were looking from the ground and in the air throughout the morning and afternoon, but as of Tuesday night they were still empty handed. 

The suspect is described as a white female with brown hair and a height between 5 feet, 2 inches to 5 feet, 6 inches. The woman was wearing a black puffy coat, jeans, brown boots and a black beanie. 

The woman is believed to be armed and dangerous and the public is urged to call 911 if they see her. Do not approach the woman. 

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