Sioux Fall authorities searching for Minnesota murder suspect

Miguel Angel Nunez, Jr.
Miguel Angel Nunez, Jr.(Minnehaha County Sheriff's Office)
Updated: Jun. 7, 2021 at 6:42 PM CDT
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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (Dakota News Now) - Law enforcement officials are asking the public to keep an eye out in the search for a murder suspect last seen in a central Sioux Falls neighborhood.

Eighteen-year-old Miguel Angel Nunez Jr. is wanted for second-degree murder charges out of Minnesota, according to the Minnehaha County Sheriff’s Office.

Authorities say deputies attempted to arrest Nunez Monday near Lake Avenue and W. 9th Street, about a block east of Axtell Middle School in central Sioux Falls. He ran from the scene and headed east.

Nunez is about 5′6″ tall and weighs around 145 pounds. Deputies say he was last seen wearing a black shirt, black pants, a black hat, and bright red shoes.

Anyone who sees Nunez is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 605-367-7007.

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