Police identify Native American man shot and killed by Rapid City officer

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By Black Powder | Red Power Media

24 hours after a Police brutality protest in Rapid City a police officer shot and killed a Native American man inside a house at the Lakota Community Homes.

Rapid City Police have identified the man killed Saturday night as Allen Locke, 30, of Rapid City.

At this time, police believe Locke was shot up to five times.

Alan Locke was shot by RCPD cop in Lakota homes. Photo: Facebook Alan Locke was shot by RCPD cop in Lakota homes. Photo: Facebook

Police said Locke, had ties to the subdivision, but would not elaborate on what those ties were.

An officer was called to the scene to remove a person from a residence at 541 Paha Sapa Road at about 6:10 p.m. according to a press release from the Rapid City Police Department.

Pennington County Sheriff Kevin Thom, who was on the scene for the post-shooting investigation, said the officer, Anthony Meirose, fired his gun after Locke allegedly charged at…

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