Murder/Suicide Investigation

On Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at 8:39 a.m., Sioux Falls Police responded to the 1400 block of North C Avenue in Sioux Falls for a check well-being call. There is an apartment building in that area which is occupied by an adult male.

Upon making entry, officers discovered that both the occupant and another adult male deceased within that residence. The manner of death is consistent with a murder/suicide. The males were acquainted. Police are still investigating and next of kin notifications are being made, so at this point the Police Department has no further comments. More will be released at tomorrow’s press briefing at 10:30 a.m.