Victim in Northern Cheyenne Reservation drowning identified
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Officials in Rosebud County have released the name of a Northern Cheyenne tribal member who drowned in a pond on the reservation last week.
Sheriff Allen Fulton says 24-year-old Casey Whitedirt of Muddy Creek drowned on Sept. 5 while swimming at Crazy Head Springs near Lame Deer.
The Billings Gazette reports searchers using a drone and a boat recovered Whitedirt’s body the next morning.
Information from: The Billings Gazette, http://www.billingsgazette.com