UPDATE: Victim identified in Country Road shooting

UPDATE (2:37 p.m.): The deceased person in the shooting on 1980 Country Road has been identified.

In a release, PSCO identified the man as 30-year-old Acey Morrison of Rapid City. The homeowner, who is also the reporting party, has been identified, interviewed and remains cooperative with law enforcement.

PSCO reports that the details surrounding this incident remain under investigation.


PENNINGTON COUNTY, S.D. — One person is dead following a shooting at a mobile home just outside of Rapid City Sunday morning.

Yellow police tape across a crime scenePennington County Sheriff’s deputies were called to the home at 1980 Country Road, where they found the male victim.

The alleged shooter has been identified  and as of Sunday afternoon was being interviewed by law enforcement.

The Sheriff’s Office says there is no danger to the public.

The victim has not yet been positively identified. The incident remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Pennington County Sheriff’s Office at (605) 394-6115.

The Sunday shooting comes on the heels of a double homicide in Rapid City’s Surfwood neighborhood Saturday.

As of Sunday afternoon, Rapid City Police were still looking for three persons of interest. 17-year old Logan Yellow Bird, 20-year-old Chase Quick Bear, and 15-year-old Rochelle Janis are considered armed and should not be approached.

Anyone with information in that case should contact RCPD immediately at 605-394-4131.

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