One shot, one arrested after overnight shooting in Rapid City

RAPID CITY, S.D.- One person sustained serious, life threatening injuries in an overnight shooting in Rapid City.

A report of a disturbance at 1721 N. Lacrosse Street came in just before 4:30 a.m. on March 19, and the Rapid City Police Department was dispatched to the scene.

Upon arrival, officers were informed that a gun was fired in one of the rooms of the hotel. When they entered the room, officers located a single gunshot victim.

Officers provided emergency first aid to the victim, who was then transported to the hospital by a medical unit.

Rapid City Police Department interviewed witnesses on the scene and placed 19-year-old Quincy Bear Robe under arrest for Aggravated Assault and Commission of a Felony with a Firearm.

Rapid City Police Department spokesperson Brendyn Medina says the investigation of the shooting is ongoing, so additional charges may be pending.

RCPD asks that anyone with any information about the incident call 605-394-4131. An anonymous tip can also be submitted by texting the letters ‘RCPD’ and the information to 847411.
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