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Marion robbery suspect sought; residents urged to shelter in place

Posted at 10:17 AM, Aug 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-08 12:21:22-04

MARION — Some Marion residents are being asked to stay in their homes as authorities search for a robbery suspect.

The Flathead County Sheriff’s Office is looking for Lukas Davis, 19, in the Lodgepole Drive area.

Authorities says that at approximately 1 a.m. on Thursday deputies were advised of a possible location of robbery suspects at a residence in Marion.

When deputies arrived two males fled from the house into the woods, according to a news release.

One of the suspects, a juvenile male was immediately found and is currently being held in the Flathead County Detention Center.

The second suspect in the incident, Davis, is still at large.

Davis is reportedly wearing a red tee shirt, jeans and white shoes, he has shaggy brown hair.

There is a large law enforcement presence in the area,

Residents are being advised to shelter in place and call 911 if any suspicious activity is observed.