Police investigate overnight homicide on North Maple Avenue
Officers at the scene followed a vehicle – which was traveling at a high rate of speed and ran a stop sign – until it stopped in the 800 block of Blaine Avenue. Five males exited the vehicle and fled on foot; three were caught and arrested:
- Rodney American Horse of Rapid City (age 31) – Obstruction
- Elias Campos of Rapid City (age 25) – Obstruction, Possession of a Controlled Substance
- Jalen Storm (age 26) of Allen – Obstruction
Other officers located two gunshot victims in the parking lot of the apartment complex on North Maple; one has since died while the other is in critical condition.
The identity of the deceased has not been released pending notification of next-of-kin.
RCPD is investigating as a homicide along with the Pennington County Sheriff’s Office.
Anyone with any information about the shooting is encouraged to contact Detective Andrew Randazzo at (605) 394-4134. An anonymous tip can also be submitted by texting the letters “RCPD” and the information to 847-411.