(KBHB – Sturgis, SD) Police in Rapid City have arrested a man in connection with a homicide.
Police say 21-year-old Duane Sierra was arrested following a shooting that took place in the area of Lacrosse and E Omaha Streets Wednesday night.
The victim, 26-year-old Serena Spider, was found lying in the grass between Lacrosse Street and Brennan Avenue. She was taken to the hospital where she died. The female was suffering from a gunshot wound to her upper torso.
Sierra was placed under arrest for Second Degree Murder after being interviewed by police. He was booked into the Pennington County jail.
Authorities are still investigating the shooting, but say it appears the two knew each other and the shooting was not a random act.