Investigation

Infant Death Investigation Underway, Mother In Custody

  UPDATE: Sioux Falls Police tell KDLT News that Angelia Berg was taken into custody Friday around 5 p.m. at the Law Enforcement Center. SIOUX FALLS, S.D.-An investigation is underway regarding the death of a 4-month-old girl. Police are also searching for the baby’s mother who they say is facing several charges. Wednesday police responded to a call at an…

Explosion Witness: “The Whole Building Would Shake.”

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – ATF, The South Dakota State Fire Marshal, and Sioux Falls Fire Rescue are investigating a fire and explosions at an industrial factory. On Thursday, you could see smoke throughout Sioux Falls. Many marked themselves “safe” on Facebook to let family and friends know they were okay. Sioux Falls Fire Rescue says they haven’t seen an event…

New Updates In Sioux Falls Double Murder

Sioux Falls, S.D.- Two men were found shot last Friday morning after Sioux Falls police responded to the scene outside an apartment building off of West Rice Street. The victims are 28-year-old Samuel Louis Crockett and 30-year-old Corey James Zephier.  Zephier died at the scene while Crockett died after being taken to the hospital.  Police believe this was a drug…

No Injures Reported In Early Morning Garage Fire

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.– No injuries were reported in an early morning garage fire. Sioux Falls Fire Rescue were called to the neighborhood of 1100 block of North Main Ave for reports of smoke shortly before 1:30 a.m. Tuesday morning. First-arriving crews located smoke and flames coming from a garage fire at 1122 North Minnesota Ave. The fire was under control…

Two Cars, Building Struck In Overnight Shooting

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.– Sioux Falls Police were called to the area of 11th Street and Summit Ave at around 10:15 Sunday night for reports of gunshots. When officers arrived, they were able to locate a number of shell casings. Upon further investigation, two parked cars and one building were struck by bullets. The Sioux Falls Police Department Crime Lab responded to…

SF Man Arrested On Child Porn Charges After 7 Month Long Investigation

SIOUX FALLS – After a seven-month-long investigation, police have arrested a Sioux Falls man involving child pornography. Thirty-five-year-old Eric Christofer Saathoff is charged with five counts of possession of child pornography. Police say their Internet Crimes Against Children Unit, who proactively looks on the internet for illegal activity, began their investigation of Saathoff in July of last year. Police say…

Crews Investigate House Fire In East Sioux Falls

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- Sioux Falls Fire Rescue responded to a fire at 2709 East 12th Street at around 9:45 p.m. Sunday night. First-arriving crews found flames coming from the exterior of a multi-family building and upon inspection crews discovered the fire spread into the attic. Crews were able to extinguish the fire within ten minutes of the first arriving. Everyone…

Police Searching For Armed Robbery Suspect

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- The Sioux Falls Police Department are investigating an armed robbery after officers were dispatched to a hold up alarm at a business in Southwest Sioux Falls at around 8:20 p.m. Thursday night. Arriving officers reported that business appeared to look normal when they arrived. The officers then contacted employees and were told the business had been robbed. The…

UPDATE: 1 Dead, Two Injured In Overnight Crash

Officers have blocked off South Western Ave. starting at 22nd St. through 26th St.

UPDATE: Sioux Fall Police confirm a boy has died in an early morning crash after a car struck a tree. Officer Tim Hagen confirms a juvenile male has died. Two others are injured and were taken to a local hospital. Police believe speed was a factor. The Crime Lab is on the scene as of 8 a.m. Officials expect the…

Thornton: FBI Still Investigating Minnesota Mall Stabbing

BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn. (AP) – The head of the FBI in Minneapolis says authorities may never be certain about the motive behind the stabbing attack that left 10 people wounded at a Minnesota mall five months ago. FBI Special Agent in Charge Rick Thornton says it still appears that Dahir Ahmed Adan may have been radicalized. But he says getting…

SFPD: Overnight Vehicle Fire Suspicious

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- Police are investigating an overnight vehicle fire believed to be arson. Crews were called to the area of East Austin Street and North Van Eps Ave shortly before 2:00 a.m. Tuesday morning for reports of a car on fire. A woman was returning home from work a realized an orange glow coming from a car and noticed…