On September 10, 2016 at approximately 6:35am, deputies and a medical unit were dispatched to a residence on Pennington Street regarding a 16 yr. old male who was not breathing. Upon arrival, it was determined the juvenile was deceased.

An autopsy will be scheduled on Monday to help determine cause of death.

Investigators from the Pennington County Sheriff’s Office and the Rapid City Police Department are actively investigating the incident. Initial indications suggest alcohol consumption may be a factor.