Man indicted on attempted murder charge in Pierre shooting

August 14, 2020 GMT

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — A grand jury has indicted a man on an attempted first-degree murder charge in the shooting of a Pierre man in July, authorities said Friday.

Derek At The Straight is also charged with one count of committing a felony while armed with a gun four counts of aggravated assault. He’s in the Hughes County Jail in Pierre on a $50,000 bond.

Police say a 30-year-old man from Pierre was airlifted to a Sioux Falls hospital on July 9 after suffering severe, life-threatening injuries. He has not been identified.