By JEREMY ANDERSON / KCSR (Chadron) AM 61.0 / July 8, 2013
(Chadron)- A listener tip to KCSR/KBPY news indicated that a beer distribution truck was again attacked this morning in the small town of Whiteclay where protest have been taking place regarding alcohol sales in the town that boarders the dry Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota.
A phone call made to the Nebraska State Patrol gave details into this morning’s incident. According to Lt. Rogers of the Nebraska State Patrol, shots being fired were reported earlier Monday, and that a shot from an air soft gun had hit a beer distribution truck in Whiteclay. Rogers said that all deliveries were made as scheduled, and the Bureau of Indian Affairs is currently investigating the situation.
No protests were taking place at the time of the incident. Calls made to the Pine Ridge Bureau of Indian Affairs for further information have not yet been returned.