Tip from community helps locate Pennington County fugitive in California

PENNINGTON COUNTY, S.D. (KSFY) - Authorities say a wanted man out of Pennington County was located in California on Thursday, thanks to an anonymous tip from a community member.

According to the Pennington County Sheriff's Office (PCSO), 23-year-old Zachary Moore of Rapid City is in custody in Modesto, Calif., pending extradition to Pennington County early next week.

On July 24, the Rapid City Police Department and the PCSO asked the public for its help in locating Moore, who had a warrant for parole absconder and attempted murder.

The PCSO wanted to thank the community for its help as Moore's arrest was made possible through the tip.