Suspect in Spearfish restaurant holdup pleads not guilty
SPEARFISH, S.D. (AP) — A Rapid City man has pleaded not guilty to robbing a Spearfish restaurant at gunpoint.
The Rapid City Journal reports that 19-year-old Daniel Beck Jr. is accused of holding up the Pizza Ranch restaurant on July 30. A juvenile also has been charged in the case.
Police say two masked males wielding a gun entered the restaurant and demanded money, fleeing with about $420.
Beck also faces a grand theft charge related to a stolen vehicle recovered during the investigation. He could face up to 65 years in prison if convicted.
Information from: Black Hills Pioneer, http://www.bhpioneer.com