Victim identified in Rapid City homicide

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RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Rapid City Police Department has released the name of the victim in the homicide which took place Tuesday at a residence in the 900 block of North 7th Street.


The deceased has been identified as 44-year-old Andrew Bearrobe of Pine Ridge.
Police spoke to a number of individuals associated with the residence and have reason to believe that 40-year-old Antoine Bissonette of Rapid City is a person of interest in the homicide investigation.
The RCPD continues to investigate leads generated in the case and are still seeking the public’s help to locate Bissonette.
Antoine Bissonette

Photo Courtesy Rapid City Police Department

Anyone with any information about Bissonette’s whereabouts should contact police immediately at 605-394-4131. He is considered armed and dangerous, and should not be approached by the public. An anonymous tip can also be submitted by texting the letters ‘RCPD’ and the information to 847411.

The ongoing and active investigation into this homicide is being conducted jointly with the Pennington County Sheriff’s Office.

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