Three in Custody in Double-Homicide on SD Reservation



ST. FRANCIS, S.D. (AP) — Rosebud Sioux Tribe police say they have three suspects in custody in a double homicide on the south-central South Dakota reservation.

Police Chief Iver Crow Eagle tells the Rapid City Journal that the bodies of two men were found in a field south of St. Francis about 2 a.m. Monday. He says two men and a woman have been arrested and no suspects remain at large.

Crow Eagle declined to identify any of the people, or provide further details on the killings.

The FBI is helping the tribe with the investigation.

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