Weekend shooting reported near Red Owl

STURGIS, S.D.(KBHB) – The Meade County Sheriff’s Office says they are investigating a weekend shooting involving a hunter.

Sheriff Pat West says at approximately 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, the Meade County Sheriff’s Office Responded to an area north of Red Owl, SD, for a report of a hunter who had been shot.

Deputies arrived and found a male subject who had been shot one time, while he was walking through a field. The subject was identified as Dylan Evans 30, of Piedmont SD. Evans had been hunting with several other subjects, including several juveniles when he was shot. Evans was pronounced dead at the scene.

Emergency units from the SD Game Fish and Parks and the Enning Ambulance Service also responded.

The Meade County Sheriff’s Office says this is an ongoing investigation.