- Associated Press - Friday, March 10, 2017

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) - A Pine Ridge woman has pleaded guilty in the strangling death of another woman on the Indian reservation.

Twenty-four-year-old Elizabeth Ann LeBeau pleaded guilty to second-degree murder and admitted to holding down Emily Bluebird’s hands as she was being strangled by LeBeau’s boyfriend in January 2016.

The Rapid City Journal reports (https://bit.ly/2mKaiaB ) that LeBeau’s boyfriend, Fred Quiver, is also scheduled to plead guilty to accessory to second-degree murder.

They have offered different stories about what happened to Bluebird.

Second-degree murder is punishable by up to life in prison.

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Information from: Rapid City Journal, https://www.rapidcityjournal.com

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