Back to: News
September 04, 2015 04:40 AM

Mitchell Man Killed In Officer-Involved Shooting

Mitchell, SD

A Mitchell Police officer shot and killed an armed suspect with the suspect's gun early Friday morning.

At approximately 1:52 a.m. Friday, Mitchell Police responded to a disturbance at a home on the 500 block of North Mentzer Street.

During a struggle, Officer Russ Stevenson shot and killed armed suspect 37-year-old Curtis James Meyer.

No charges have been filed. 

The Division of Criminal Investigation is expected to issue a case report and summary within 30 days.

Since 2009, 20 officer-involved shootings have been reported in South Dakota. Of those, 11 were fatal.

  • General
  • Mitchell, SD

Keloland Live Doppler

Sioux Falls, SD - Change