Former Chippewa Cree Tribal Chair arrested for violating protection order

Former Chippewa Cree Tribal Chairman Kenneth Blatt St. Marks was arrested Wednesday by Hill County deputies for violating an order of protection filed by his ex-wife, Thursday’s Hill County Sheriff’s dispatch log says.

Karen St. Marks, ex-wife of Kenneth St. Marks, called the deputies at 4:13 p.m Wednesday and he was arrested on Highway 87, the log says.

A notice to appear from the sheriff’s office says Kenneth St. Marks must appear in Hill County Justice Court at 8 a.m. Monday, March 12. No other details about Wednesday’s arrest were provided.