Around 5 p.m. on Tuesday, police were called to a vehicle versus person accident on West Omaha Street. The 37-year-old female, Terri Leading Fighter, was declared dead on the scene after attempting to jaywalk.
Rapid City has seen 12 homicides in 2020, a dramatic increase from recent years past.That’s double the amount reported in 2019 and the most homicides Rapid City has seen in at least the last eight years.
The suspect vehicle is a grey 2008 Ford Escape, license plate 11 E 863. Anyone with any information about the incident or the suspect and/or their vehicle should contact police immediately at 605-394-4131.