RAPID CITY, S.D. — The Rapid City Police Department has placed 21-year-old Elias Richard under arrest for second degree murder in relation to the Christmas Eve shooting that took place in the 1000 block of Silverleaf Street.
The investigation into the homicide has led to additional arrests of 42-year-old Masheka Barnett, 20-year-old Kaleb Lukkes, and 19-year-old Clint Marshall for offenses related to the incident.
The RCPD appreciates the assistance provided by the U.S. Marshal’s Service and the Pennington County Sheriff’s Office in bringing these individuals into custody.
The investigation into the homicide is ongoing.
HOMICIDE UPDATE: 21-year-old Elias Richard has been placed under arrest for 2nd Degree Murder in relation to the Christmas Evening shooting that took place in the 1000 block of Silverleaf Street. pic.twitter.com/25j5UFw2dX
— RapidCityPD (@RapidCityPD) January 3, 2021