Body of Missing Cheyenne River Sioux Tribal Citizen Recovered from Deep Snow
February 2, 2017
EAGLE BUTTE, SOUTH DAKOTA — In early January, Tom Traversie, age 29, of White Horse, South Dakota had gone missing during a snow storm. Within 48 hours the body of Megan High Bear, age 23 of Eagle Butte, South Dakota had been found during the ensuing search.
Traverse’s body was recovered on Tuesday, January 31, 2017.
During the search, the e Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe mobilized every agency available to search. Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Police Department ran the search during a state of emergency caused by a major snow storm.