Dumont and his men raided the local store in Duck Lake, Saskatchewan, for supplies. The nest day , a group of 100 North-west Mounted police tried ti track down Dumont and his 300 men to take back stolen supplies. Dumont wanted to avoid violence . So he instructed his men to hide and his brother and Cree elder to go talk to the police. Although a fight still broke out and gunshots were fired. Men got killed in both ends , including his brother and the Cree elder.