FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE : Thursday, March 21, 2013
CONTACT: Sara Rabern (605)773-3215
Rapid City Officer Involved Shooting Summary Released
PIERRE, S.D - Attorney General Marty Jackley and the Division of Criminal Investigation today released the summary into the shooting of Elijah White Magpie on February 21, 2013, in Rapid City, South Dakota.
The Division of Criminal Investigation conducted the investigation at the request of the Rapid City Police Department.
The incident occurred on February 21, 2013, following a call to service to the Rapid City Public Library. “It is the conclusion of this report and the Attorney General that Officer Jerry Moore was justified in firing his weapon and using lethal force,” stated Attorney General Jackley.
The Attorney General would like to thank the Rapid City Police Department and the Officers for their service and complete cooperation in this investigation.
To view this report click on the link here.