Juvenile suspect taken into custody in connection with fatal shooting

RAPID CITY, S.D. —  A juvenile male suspect has been taken into custody by the Rapid City Police Department in relation to the fatal shooting of 19-year-old Jayden Russell.

Around 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, November 28, police responded to a report of a male subject who had been shot at a residence on the 400 block of Tamarack Drive.

Russell was found unresponsive at the scene and eventually died as a result of the gunshot wound. RCPD has continued to investigate the circumstances surrounding the shooting.

Because the suspect is a juvenile, the RCPD is extremely limited in the amount of information that can be released about the incident. Any further inquiries about the case will be referred to the Pennington County States Attorney’s Office.

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