UPDATE: Arrest made in Friday’s Rapid City shooting

Caution tape blocks off part of North Maple Avenue as police investigate the circumstances...
Caution tape blocks off part of North Maple Avenue as police investigate the circumstances behind a shooting that sent one man to the hospital.(Nick Nelson)
Published: Aug. 13, 2021 at 12:44 PM CDT
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Rapid City, S.D. (KOTA) – William Daly, 31, has been arrested as a suspect in the August, 13, shooting that left one person with critical, life-threatening injuries.

Daly, of Rapid City, has been booked into the Pennington County Jail, charged with Aiding and Abetting, Attempted First Degree Murder, Distribution of a Controlled Substance, and three counts of Ingestion of a Controlled Substance. The shooting victim remains in critical condition.

Anyone with information on the shooting is encouraged to contact police at 605-394-4131. An anonymous tip can also be submitted by texting the letters ‘RCPD’ to 847411.

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA) - A north Rapid intersection is now the scene of an investigation as police investigate a midday shooting.

About 10 a.m. Friday, a 20-year-old man was found near the corner of North Maple Avenue and Van Buren Street with a gunshot wound, according to Rapid City Police.

RCPD’s Twitter indicates the victim was transported to Monument Health Hospital for serious, life-threatening injuries.

Youth and Family Services was placed on secure status following the shooting. That status has been lifted.

Police also say witnesses gave a description of a vehicle that may have been involved in the shooting. The vehicle was later found in the East Boulevard and East Boulevard north area.

Police say one male has been detained and drugs may have played a part in the shooting.

We will have more information as it becomes available.

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