An Oglala Sioux Tribal Police Officer was killed Saturday.
Kyle, SD – An Oglala Sioux Tribal Police Officer was killed on Saturday during a domestic dispute incident.
According to the FBI, at around 4:30 a.m. the officer was fatally shot during a domestic dispute. It hasn’t been released if the officer was on a call or otherwise involved in the dispute.
The FBI, Bureau of Indian Affairs, and Oglala Sioux Tribal Police are investigating.
Tribal police departments and federal authorities are notoriously slow to release information on officers killed, and no further information has been released at this time.
On 2/10/2018 at approximately 4:30 am, an Oglala Sioux Tribal police officer was shot and killed during an apparent domestic dispute. The FBI, BIA and OST Police are investigating the matter. There is no threat to the public at this time. No further comment will be available.
— FBI Minneapolis (@FBIMinneapolis) February 10, 2018
Westerville Officers Eric Joering and Anthony Morelli were also fatally shot on Saturday.