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(KKLS - Rapid City, SD) Rapid City Police officials say today that 29-yr-old Barry Allman of Box Elder was arrested on the Pine Ridge Reservation, and returned to Rapid City on murder charges in a stabbing death this week. 


Allman was taken into custody by officers of the Oglala Sioux Tribe Department of Public Safety early today in the Georgetown Housing area near Wanblee. Oglala Tribal Police officers were sent on a suspicious person call, and they say Allman allegedly broke into a house to hide in.  Allman was arrested on the felony warrants and a charge of breaking & entering.  


He was named as the main suspect in the stabbing incident that killed a man early Thursday on the 1700 block of north 7th Street.  


Police say 41-year-old Thalia Rice has also been placed under arrest for Accessory to First Degree Murder after driving Allman away from the scene of the homicide.