Rapid City Police ask for help finding man for questioning - KOTA Territory News

Rapid City Police ask for help finding man for questioning in homicide

Eustacio Marrufo Eustacio Marrufo

Investigators are asking for the public's help in locating Charles Birdshead, age 30, for questioning in the homicide of Eustacio Marrufo.

Marrufo, 33, was killed Monday in the parking lot of the South Dakota Rose Inn on East Boulevard North.  An autopsy shows he died of a single gunshot wound to the chest.Police believe that Birdshead was an acquaintance of Marrufo's.

Birdshead's last known residence was in Rapid City. He is also wanted on active warrants for obstructing police and possession of a controlled substance.

Birdshead is a Native American male, 5'8"-5'9", 140-150 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. He has tattoos on his neck and chest, and may be wearing glasses. Birdshead should be considered dangerous, and police say do not approach him.

Anyone with information that may help police find Birdshead is urged to contact police at 394-4134, or send an anonymous tip by texting ‘RCPD' and the information to 847411. Anonymous tips can also be submitted online at www.rcgov.org/Police/crimeprevention.html.

Powered by WorldNow

518 St. Joseph St.
Rapid City, SD 57701

Telephone: 605.342.2000
Fax: 605.342.7305

Couldn't find what you were looking for?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - WorldNow and KOTA. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.