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2 people found dead on Spirit Lake Reservation

A source says foul play is not suspected.

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WARWICK, N.D. — The FBI is investigating two deaths on the Spirit Lake Reservation reported Thursday, Feb. 24.

The bodies of a man and woman were found near Warwick on Thursday night.

The FBI declined to provide any other details, such as where the bodies were found and if the deaths are connected.

A source familiar with the investigations tells WDAY News that there does not appear to be anything suspicious about the deaths.

Matt Henson is an Emmy award-winning reporter/photographer/editor for WDAY. Prior to joining WDAY in 2019, Matt was the main anchor at WDAZ in Grand Forks for four years. He was born and raised in the suburbs of Philadelphia and attended college at Lyndon State College in northern Vermont, where he was recognized twice nationally, including first place, by the National Academy for Arts and Science for television production. Matt enjoys being a voice for the little guy. He focuses on crimes and courts and investigative stories. Just as often, he shares tear-jerking stories and stories of accomplishment. Matt enjoys traveling to small towns across North Dakota and Minnesota to share their stories. He can be reached at mhenson@wday.com and at 610-639-9215. When he's not at work (rare) Matt resides in Moorhead and enjoys spending time with his daughter, golfing and attending Bison and Sioux games.
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