Sioux Falls police investigating first homicide of 2024

March 19, 2024

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.–Sioux Falls police are investigating that city’s first homicide of the year.

Spokesman Sam Clemens says officers were called to the 200-block of East 12th Street a little after 2 a.m. Saturday on a report of a disturbance.

The first level of the building houses a business. The second floor is comprised of several apartments.

Clemens says the victim is a 28 year-old man who was found in the hallway on the upper level of the building. He had sustained multiple gunshot wounds.

The victim was still alive when police arrived. He was taken to the hospital for treatment and died a few hours later.

His name has not been released yet.

It’s the first homicide in Sioux Falls since July 20, 2023.