Pine Ridge man charged in murder of Devon Elk Boy

RAPID CITY, S.D. — A 19-year-old Pine Ridge man has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of Devon Elk Boy in November 2021.

Julian Hard Heart pleaded not guilty to the charge on January 26, 2022.

His trial is set to begin on April 5.

The investigation is being jointly handled between the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Oglala Sioux Tribe Department of Public Safety.

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