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Associated Press, Published June 25 2013

Woman pleads guilty in reservation stabbing death

BISMARCK — A woman accused of stabbing her boyfriend to death last fall on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation in the Dakotas has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder.

U.S. Attorney Timothy Purdon says 23-year-old Alisha Crow Ghost, of Cannonball, faces up to life in prison when she's sentenced in federal court in Bismarck on Sept. 30.

Authorities say Crow Ghost stabbed Cole Harrison in the chest last Nov. 10 after a night of drinking and arguing.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press.