Oglala Sioux Tribe President suspended
August 31, 2020
RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA) - Oglala Sioux Tribe President Julian Bear Runner has been suspended since Monday due to a misconduct complaint.
On August 18, a person on the Pine Ridge reservation asserted that Bear Runner made some inappropriate physical contacts when they were alone earlier this summer.
The tribe’s government learned of this and Bear Runner was subsequently suspended.