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Attorney General Mark Vargo

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Law Enforcement Investigating Suspicious Death in Hamlin County
PIERRE, S.D.- Attorney General Marty Jackley and Hamlin County States Attorney Jeromy Pankratz said today that on Sunday, August 1, 2010, the Hamlin County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a deceased individual in rural Hamlin County.   The investigation is considered suspicious at this time and an autopsy is scheduled. The Hamlin County Sheriff's Office along with the South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigation, Watertown Police Department, Codington County Sheriff’s Office, and Estelline Police Department are investigating. Further information will be provided as it becomes available.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  Monday, August 02, 2010   
CONTACT: Paige Wilbur, (605) 773-3215