Three charged in Rosebud Reservation double homicide



   PIERRE, S.D. (AP) - Two brothers and a woman are in jail on charges they killed two men near St. Francis on the Rosebud Indian Reservation.
 
     Twenty-three-year-old BillyRay McCloskey and 20-year-old Riley McCloskey pleaded not guilty to two counts of second-degree murder.
 
     They're accused of killing 76-year-old Benjamin Clifford and 33-year-old Calvin Kills In Water Jr. on Dec. 23.
 
     According to the indictment, the McCloskeys strangled Clifford and assaulted Kills In Water with their hands and feet and stabbed him in the chest with a screwdriver.
 
     Crystal Red Hawk pleaded not guilty to accessory after the fact. 
 
     The full indictment was sealed.

     
 AP-WF-01-17-14 

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Locations : South Dakota
People : Benjamin CliffordCalvin KillsRiley McCloskey
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