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29 year-old Sioux Falls man charged with first degree murder

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Sioux Falls Police continue their investigation into a shooting that left one man dead in Northeast Sioux Falls.

Around 8:30 Sunday night police responded to a shooting call in the 1500 block of East Sage Place in Sioux Falls.

Upon arrival, officers found a 51 year-old man dead from gunshot wounds.  Medics did attempt to revive the man, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police worked into Monday morning interviewing witnesses and processing the crime scene. Through the investigation it appears a confrontation occurred between two neighbors and the suspect shot the victim. 

The suspect, 29 year-old Peter Deng Mayen from Sioux Falls, was arrested and is being held in the Minnehaha County Jail.  Mayen has been charged with first degree murder.

The victim's name will not be released at this time pending notification of family members.

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