Spearfish man charged in shooting death of wife

January 24, 2022

SPEARFISH, S.D. (AP) — A Spearfish man is accused in the shooting death of his wife early Saturday morning.

Police say 33-year-old Dreau Rogers has been arrested and charged with first degree murder in the killing of 43-year-old Destiny Rogers.

Spearfish police say Dreau Rogers is also charged with possession and ingestion of a controlled substance.

Police responded to a 911 call seeking medical assistance at 12:48 a.m. Saturday, when police discovered that Destiny Rogers had suffered a gunshot wound. She was pronounced dead at a local hospital.