Carmen Fighting Bear’s body was discovered early Wednesday near Parshall, ND. The North Dakota Medical Examiner’s Office has determined through autopsy that the 29-year-old died due to exposure. Authorities say there is no threat to the citizens of the Parshall area.
This incident is currently under investigation by the Three Affiliated Tribes Law Enforcement, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the US Attorney’s Office.
Anybody with information on Ms. Fighting Bear’s whereabouts prior to this incident are asked to call Lead Detective Sam Lincoln at 701-421-0784 or the Minot branch of the Federal Bureau of Investigation at 701-852-5071.