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Person of interest held in connection with suspicious death

Mar. 03, 2022 11:16 AM EST

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A person of interest is being held in the suspicious death of a 20-year-old Lincoln County woman, sheriff's officials said.. According to authorities, Randi Gerlach was found dead in a residence south of Sioux Falls along Highway 11 Tuesday afternoon. ...

Yankton man convicted of manslaughter resentenced

Feb. 24, 2022 10:54 AM EST

YANTON, S.D. (AP) — A Yankton man convicted in a 2019 fatal shooting has received significantly less prison time after the South Dakota Supreme Court vacated his original sentence. Jameson Mitchell, who pleaded guilty to first-degree manslaughter in the death of Lucas Smith in...