Box Elder man identified as shooting victim

BOX ELDER, S.D. (KOTA-TV) - Lake Taylor, a 20 year old man from Box Elder, has been identified as the person who died Wednesday evening in a shooting at an apartment complex on the 300 block of Parker Drive.

Preliminary autopsy results are consistent with a cause of death from a single gunshot wound, according to a release from the Pennington County Sheriff's Office.

The Box Elder Police and Pennington County Sheriff’s Office continue to investigate the incident.

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A shooting death investigation is underway in Box Elder.

Around 5:30 Wednesday evening, police were called to an apartment complex at 308 Parker Drive in Box Elder.

According to the Pennington County Sheriff's Office, police were responding to a report of a shooting. A group of about 15 people could be seen gathered outside the complex.

No further details were released. Officials say there is no public safety threat.