Man accused of stealing from Turtle Mountain tribe

Associated Press

MINOT, N.D. (AP) — A man is accused of stealing money from the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa.

Anthony Keplin is charged in federal court with embezzlement and theft from an Indian tribal organization, and false statements.

Keplin is scheduled to be arraigned in Minot on Friday.

Authorities say Keplin failed to report changes in employment and income while receiving general assistance benefits.