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Warrant issued for woman in Sioux Falls man’s fatal shooting

September 20, 2018

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Authorities are searching for a man and a woman in the shooting death of a 40-year-old man in Sioux Falls this week.

A warrant has been issued for 23-year-old Kelsey Rachel Roubideaux of Sioux Falls on suspicion of manslaughter. Police say she was driving a vehicle when Lakendrick Thornton was shot and killed in the back seat early Tuesday.

Thornton’s body was found in a ditch near Renner later that morning. According to an affidavit, Thornton had been shot once in the chest.

The Argus Leader reports police have not identified the man who fired the shots. Authorities believe both Roubideaux and the man are in Sioux Falls. The vehicle was recovered in Sioux Falls.

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