US: Some Custer Museum Artifacts Were Stolen

20 Mar 2012 7:53 AM | Anonymous

US: Some Custer Museum Artifacts Were Stolen
 
By MATTHEW BROWN Associated Press
BILLINGS, Montana March 19, 2012 (AP)

A cache of American Indian artifacts seized during raids on a Custer-themed museum in southeast Montana includes items allegedly stolen from members of the Crow Tribe.

The allegation was detailed in court documents filed by the government in part to explain why it still has the artifacts three years after federal agents dropped their criminal probe of the Custer Battlefield Museum in Garryowen, Montana.

http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/feds-custer-museum-artifacts-stolen-15956508

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