User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


82° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

Yankton @ Brookings at 7 p.m.
 
 
 

News

[0] My Saved Articles
Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Report: Officers Justified In Rapid City Shooting

January 27, 2012, 11:39 AM

Report: Officers Justified In Rapid City Shooting
RAPID CITY, SD - The investigation into a Rapid City shooting is complete, and the Attorney General's office says officers were justified in firing their weapons.

According to the report, a police officer pulled over James Baker at 1:30 in the morning on January 10. When he discovered Baker was wanted in Wyoming, he called for backup and when two officers approached the car, Baker took off.

Investigators say Baker reached speeds up to 80-miles-per hour in city limits, and when he finally stopped, he got out of his car with a gun and shot at an officer. Authorities fired back; all together they shot their weapons 33 times.

According to the report, Baker knew about the warrant and had told others he was not going back to jail, no matter what it took.

Previous Story

Next Story


RELATED STORIES


Sponsored

 


View news

You may also like

Authorities Searching For Attempted Abduction Suspect

8/31/2015 5:34 AM

Deuel County Emergency Management said the girl was able to escape when a man attempted to take her.

Full Story
Mitchell Man Killed In Officer-Involved Shooting

9/4/2015 9:40 AM

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

Full Story
Incident In Yankton Under Investigation

9/2/2015 4:10 AM

The parking lot of Ferdig's Transmissions & Exhaust appears to be a focus of the investigation.  A mobile command post is set up at the s...

Full Story
Domestic Disturbance Led To Officer-Involved Shooting

9/2/2015 9:58 AM

The South Dakota Attorney General's office said Yankton Police Sgt. Jason Foote shot Trae Allen Angel in a downtown alley.

Full Story
2 Praying Mantises Found In Aberdeen

8/31/2015 6:57 AM

Alyssa Anderson, an assistant professor of biology at Northern State University, says mantises are not native to this area, and how they got to Aberde...

Full Story


Events