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Police investigating homicide in Sioux Falls

Police are searching for two persons of interest after an early morning homicide in Sioux Falls.
Police are searching for two persons of interest after an early morning homicide in Sioux Falls.(Dakota News Now Staff)
Published: Jul. 26, 2020 at 11:31 AM CDT
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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (Dakota News Now) -

UPDATE: Saturday afternoon, around 2:30, there was a heavy police presence in the area of 9th Street and Grange Avenue.

Authorities appeared to be searching for at least one of the persons of interest sought in the shooting.

A Dakota News Now photographer says he saw the police arrest one person, however, there has been no official statement from authorities.

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Police are searching for two persons of interest after an early morning homicide in Sioux Falls.

On Saturday, July 26 at approximately 4:37 am the Sioux Falls Police Department was dispatched to the area of E. Austin and N. Cliff Avenue for the report of gunshots.

Several calls were received shortly after saying that someone was shot.

Through the investigation a male victim was found injured, he later died at a local hospital from gunshot wounds.

The investigation is ongoing and the victim’s name will not be released pending family notifications.

The Sioux Falls Police Department is seeking two people of interest in this homicide, a female, 22-year-old Skylar Jorgensen, and a male, 24-year-old Rashaun Guest.

These two should be considered armed and dangerous, so do not approach them.

Please contact Metro Communications at 605-367-7000 or Crime Stoppers at 605-367-7007.

Additional information will be available at the normal press briefing on Monday, July 27th.

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