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Woman arrested in connection with Bigfork casino robbery

The Jackpot Casino was robbed on Nov. 12.
 Samantha Starks
Posted at 9:08 AM, Dec 11, 2019

KALISPELL — A woman has been taken into custody in connection with a November robbery of a Bigfork casino.

The Flathead County Sheriff's Office reports that Samantha Starks was taken into custody on Tuesday for her possible involvement with the Nov. 12 robbery at the Jackpot Casino.

Starks admitted to her involvement, and was booked into the Flathead County jail, according to the Sheriff's Office.

The investigation into the robbery -- which forced a lock down at Bigfork schools -- is still underway.