Published November 11, 2017
LAC DU FLAMBEAU – The Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa expressed its sympathy for the death of eighth-grader Jason Pero, Jr. who was shot and killed by an Ashland County sheriff deputy on the Bad River Indian Reservation on Wednesday. Pero, 14, was shot shortly before noon on Wednesday. He had come from school earlier in the morning sick because he had the flu.
The Lac du Flambeau tribe released the following statement on Pero’s death on Friday:
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