3 arrested following Pierre standoff

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PIERRE, SD (KELO) — Three people are in custody following a standoff in Pierre Friday.

Law enforcement followed up on leads that 33-year-old Wesley Boni, who was wanted for a violating a court-ordered furlough release, was at an apartment complex on Wells Avenue in Pierre.

Authorities arrested Boni following a brief standoff and is facing new charges of obstructing a law enforcement officer and second-degree escape.

Two others are facing charges. 36-year-old Robin Rockwood is also charged with obstructing a law enforcement officer.

The Hughes County Sheriff’s Department says 27-year-old Brandon Dubois jumped from a second story window at the apartment as officers entered. He is being held on unrelated outstanding warrants.

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