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.


75° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

Share your Photos, Videos, and Stories on uShare! Click here to get started.

News

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

 

Tyrone Smith: Several Protection Orders

September 12, 2012, 6:03 PM by Don Jorgensen

Tyrone Smith: Several Protection Orders
Tyrone Smith

SIOUX FALLS, SD -

Smith had a history of violence. In fact we did some checking and found there are 14 different protection orders involving Smith in Minnehaha County since 2009.

But the most recent two, which we're going to take a closer look at, were filed on Tuesday.  One is by his girlfriend, the other by Smith's own mother on behalf of his 17-year-old son who tried to intervene in the fight on Sunday.

According to most recent protection order, on September 9, 2012, Smith became violent because he found out his girlfriend had gone through his phone bill.

It states, "Smith got in his girlfriend's face and started calling her names.  When his girlfriend tried leaving the house with her babies, Smith pushed her onto the bed and got into her face again and put his hands around her neck."

She told him to stop, which he did, but then got up and took the babies and put them in their car seats.

He asked to see his girlfriend's cell phone and when she showed it to him and saw she had been talking to some of her friends.  Smith then threw her phone against the wall breaking it. He then took their two kids and went to the car and locked the doors.  That's when she called police.

In the same protection order, Smith's girlfriend wrote; back in August, Smith got mad and took her daughter's computer and busted it. 

And became angry one other time, because he thought she was asking too many questions. So he took the baby's bottle and threw it at her; hitting her on the bridge of her nose.

The other protection order filed this week was from the same incident, but filed by Smith's own mother.  She was trying to protect Smith's 17-year-old son who got involved in the fight between Smith and his girlfriend.  

She says Smith's son jumped in the middle grabbing his dad off of her, but was assaulted in the process and threatened to physically harm him. 

Smith's mother went onto say that Smith is a "violent person" and has choked his girlfriend on many occasions.

We chose not to release the names Smith's girlfriend and son because they are victims in this case.

Previous Story

Next Story


Comments





RELATED STORIES


Sponsored

 


View news

You may also like

UPDATE: Body Found In Lake Madison

7/26/2015 5:54 PM

The Lake County Sheriff's Office has confirmed that the body of a woman has been found in Lake Madison.

Full Story
Sheriff IDs Woman Who Died At Lake Madison

7/27/2015 4:15 PM

A 25-year-old Sioux Falls woman died after she fell into Lake Madison on Sunday.

Full Story
Amber Alert Cancelled For Sioux Falls Boy

7/25/2015 10:59 PM

An Amber Alert issued Saturday night for a one-year-old child has been cancelled.

Full Story
Three Dead In Pipestone County Plane Crash

7/27/2015 6:20 AM

Authorities confirm that three died in a plane crash Monday night in southwest Minnesota.

Full Story
Swarming Bugs Force Crews To Plow Mississippi River Bridge

7/23/2015 6:30 AM

The bugs covered the bridge so thickly, and caused such slick conditions, that crews plowed the bugs off the lanes and then applied sand for traction.

Full Story


Events