Tribal police officer shoots, kills a man

PARMELEE, S.D. (KOTA TV) - A Rosebud Sioux Tribe police officer shot and killed a man just before midnight Thursday in the Parmelee Community according to the FBI.

Very little has been released about the shooting, except that the officer was confronted by a person with a weapon who failed to respond to the officer’s commands. The officer then shot and killed him.

No names have been released at this time.

The shooting is under investigation.