Arrest made in Sioux Falls shooting death

February 18, 2021

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Police have made an arrest in a fatal shooting in Sioux Falls last October.

A 32-year-old man was taken into custody Wednesday on possible manslaughter charges.

According to police, he shot and killed 31-year-old Jarell King after the victim showed up at his home to see his 3-year-old son October 21st.

The suspect lived at the residence with King’s former girlfriend, the mother of the boy.

Police say the two men argued and got into a physical fight. The suspect says he saw King pull out a handgun, took it from him and shot him in the shoulder.

King died about a week later