Sioux Falls Man Shot By Officer Expected To Live
Authorities have identified a man shot by a police officer in Beresford.
Authorities allege that 21-year-old Christopher Heuer, of Sioux Falls, was suicidal and was shot after he pointed a rifle at the officer Thursday.
Union County Sheriff Dan Limoges says Heuer was taken to a Sioux Falls hospital with injuries that are not considered life-threatening.
Authorities did not identify the officer.
The state Division of Criminal Investigation is looking into the shooting. That is standard procedure for such incidents.