Kansas authorities arrest Sioux Falls teenager wanted for attempted murder

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — A 17-year-old from Sioux Falls is in custody in Kansas, accused of firing a gun at officers in a confrontation at the Empire Mall on May 31.

According to a news release, in reviewing video from the night, police saw someone fire a gun. A warrant was issued for Decimas Jesus Laurelez on June 6.

He was arrested by the U.S. Marshal Service Task Force from Wichita at a home in Holcomb, Kansas, on Friday.

Laurelez faces several charges including attempted murder, aggravated assault on law enforcement and riot.

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