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Motel murder investigation continues

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As Rapid City police continue to search for a suspect in a murder that happened early this week,  the victim's family makes funeral arrangements.
 
Eustacio Maruffo, 33, was gunned down Monday night at the South Dakota Rose Inn in Rapid City.
Family members say his funeral will be Monday in Allen, South Dakota.

Meantime police continue their search for Charles Birdshead, a man wanted for questioning in the case.

Birdshead is a 30-year-old Native American male, he is 5'8, to 5'9 inches tall, and weighs 140 to 150 pounds.

He has brown hair and brown eyes, with tattoos on his neck and chest, and he may be wearing glasses.
 
Anyone who might know where Birdshead is should contact police at 394-4134, or you can send an anonymous tip by texting "rcpd" and the information to 847411.

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