34-year-old Clayburn Elwood Grant dies, shot by Fort Belknap Tribal officer in Blaine County – Saturday, October 23, 2021

Fort Belknap Tribal officer shooting death of Clayburn Elwood Grant – Obituary

34-year-old Clayburn Elwood Grant has died after being shot by a Fort Belknap Tribal officer in Blaine County on Saturday, October 23, 2021. The shooting occurred after Clayburn fled from a traffic stop.

The officer drove after him but after the vehicle came to a stop, Clayburn exited and, according to the officer, exhibited aggression and produced a weapon. This forced the officer to open fire, fatally hitting Clayburn once.

The officer did not sustain any injuries in the encounter which remains under investigation.