Evie Maxey : “Pierre Man Charged with Second Degree Murder in Stabbing Death of 17-Year-Old Woman”

Death – Obituary – Accident and Crime News : Pierre, S.D. – A tragic incident unfolded in Pierre last week as a 17-year-old woman was fatally stabbed at a residence on Brule Street. The suspect, a 23-year-old Pierre resident, has now been charged with Second Degree Murder in relation to the incident.

According to charging documents, the Pierre Police Department received a distress call at approximately 9:04 p.m. on November 30, alerting them to a disturbance at an apartment located on 325 S. Brule Street. Officers swiftly responded to the scene, only to discover the lifeless body of the victim upon arrival.

The deceased has been identified as Evie Maxey, hailing from Rapid City. The loss of such a young life has left the community in shock and mourning.

David J. Shangreaux Jr., the accused, is currently in custody at the Hughes County Jail. An initial court appearance has been scheduled for December 7 at 1:15 p.m., where further details surrounding the incident may come to light.

In order to thoroughly investigate the case, the Pierre Police Department collaborated with the South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigation and the South Dakota Highway Patrol. The South Dakota Attorney General’s Office and the Hughes County State’s Attorney’s Office will jointly handle the prosecution of the case.

For those seeking additional information, court documents pertaining to the case can be accessed through the South Dakota Attorney General’s Office website.

This tragic incident serves as a reminder of the ongoing need for community vigilance and support. The loss of a young life is a devastating event that reverberates throughout the entire community, leaving friends, family, and neighbors in mourning. The Pierre community stands united in grief and extends its deepest condolences to the family and friends of Evie Maxey during this difficult time.

Authorities are urging anyone with any information regarding the incident to come forward and assist in the ongoing investigation. The hope is that justice will be served, bringing solace to those affected by this senseless act of violence.

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