New Town area man dies in stabbing incident

NEW TOWN A New Town area man died Thursday as a result of a stabbing incident just west of New Town.

The man’s name was not being released at this time. He was in his early 20s and was an enrolled member of the Three Affiliated Tribes.

Glenda Baker Embry, public information officer for the Three Affiliated Tribes, said two subjects were arrested by Three Affiliated Tribes’ Police.

She said Tex Hall, tribal chairman, who was notified about the incident during a council meeting in the early evening Thursday, called for a moment of silence for the family members of the deceased man.

Further details were not available. Tribal Police are investigating the incident.