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FBI Offers $5,000 Reward In Homicide Case


The FBI is offering a $5,000 reward for information that leads to a conviction in a homicide case on the Cheyenne River Reservation.

On October 20, 2015, the body of 20 year old East  Lee was discovered near Eagle Butte.  Investigators say Lee died from a single gunshot wound to the head.  

Kyle Loven is with the FBI in Minneapolis.

“We’re looking for information from anyone who maybe familiar with the circumstances surrounding Mr. East lee.  Who was found dead near Brueske Lake which is near Eagle Butte, South Dakota  We’re trying to determine if anyone has any information  out there might be of some value to law enforcement," says Loven

Officials believe Lee was killed on either October 19th or 20th.   

If anyone has any information concerning the death of East Lee, they are asked to contact the Pierre office of the FBI at (605) 224-1331.