This afternoon, the Three Affiliated Tribes have released information about a body that was found near Parshall, ND in the early morning hours of March 1st.
Carmen Fighting Bear was found dead due to exposure. at the age of 29
The complete Press Release Below
MANDAN, HIDATSA & ARIKARA NATION
LAW ENFORCEMENT SERVICES
Three Affiliated Tribes * Fort Berthold Indian Reservation
105 Soo Place * New Town, North Dakota 58763
PH: (701) 627-3617 FAX: (701) 627-3308
Early morning hours March 1, 2017, the body of Carmen Fighting Bear, 29, was found dead near Parshall, ND. The North Dakota Medical Examiner’s Office determined through autopsy that Fighting Bear died due to exposure. There is no threat to the citizens of the Parshall area.
This incident is currently under investigation by the Three Affiliated Tribes Law Enforcement, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and the US Attorney’s Office. Law enforcement officials are following up on information and all new leads will be diligently pursued. Anybody with information on Ms. Fighting Bear’s whereabouts prior to this incident are asked to call Lead Detective Sam Lincoln at 701-421-0784 or the Minot branch of the Federal Bureau of Investigation at 701-852-5071.
Acting Chief of Police
Lead Detective Sam Lincoln
Three Affiliated Tribes Law Enforcement Services
New Town, ND