Burial ground at center of police confrontations is known historical site
CAROLINE GRUESKIN Bismarck Tribune
“In two confrontations involving pepper spray and tear gas, Dakota Access Pipeline protesters faced police at a creek separating the main Oceti Sakowin protest camp from a nearby hill. They said the hill contained burial sites and police were disturbing them by patrolling on the location.
At least three people, including two important Sioux women, were once interred on this hill, known as Turtle Island...”