Rapid City police and the Pennington County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a homicide at a residence along Wisconsin Avenue.
On June 6th around 8:30 a.m., police were called to a residence in the 3300 block of Wisconsin Avenue to conduct a welfare check on the occupant. On arrival, police located a prone individual inside the house. On further investigation it was clear the male was deceased. The victim’s body showed signs of trauma.
The victim’s name is being withheld pending notification of next-of-kin. An autopsy has been scheduled.
Police and the PCSO continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the man’s death. Detectives and investigators are actively working to track down leads in the case. Anyone with any information relevant to the case is encouraged to contact police investigations at 394-4134. They can also send an anonymous tip by texting ‘RCPD’ and the info to 847411.