A Bureau of Indian Affairs officer has been charged with kidnapping after an allegedly violent encounter with his wife, according to reports. William Arthur Curran, an officer on the Wind River Indian Reservation, has been charged with kidnapping. Reports
published prior to the the official sealing of the complaint indicate that
the officer handcuffed his wife in their Fort Washakie home and threatened
to kill her on Monday.
Additional information was not immediately available. Curran was expected
to appear in federal court today.