Four-year-old injured in shooting on Standing Rock Reservation
LITTLE EAGLE, S.D. (KFYR) - A four-year-old child was struck by gunfire in a shooting at a residence in Little Eagle, SD on April 29.
A BIA spokesperson said law enforcement officers responded to a service call on the Standing Rock Reservation and found a young child injured by gunfire that had been fired into the home.
The spokesperson said the child was treated at a local hospital and has since been released.
Following the incident, law enforcement arrested Raul Mata and Taylor Fast Horse.
Mata faces a number of charges including attempted murder, unlawful discharge of a firearm, and aggravated assault.
Fast Horse was charged with disorderly conduct and hindering law enforcement among other charges.
The case is under investigation by the BIA.
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