Suspects Plead Guilty in Carla Yellowbird Murder

2016 Robbery Turned Murder on Spirit Lake Reservation

SPIRIT LAKE RESERVATION — Suspects in the murder of 27-year-old Carla Yellowbird plead guilty to murder and robbery charges.

21-year-old Daylin St. Pierre pleaded guilty to Conspiracy to Commit Robbery and Felony Murder.

24-year-old Dakota Charboneau pleaded guilty to Second Degree Murder.

In 2016, Yellowbird went to Spirit Lake to sell drugs.

After being driven to a remote location on the reservation, St. Pierre shot and killed Yellowbird while robbing her.

Her body was found a month later near St. Michael.

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