Second Person Of Interest In Rapid City Double Homicide In Custody


      THe second of 3 “persons of interest” sought by Rapid City authorities in a double homicide nearly 2 weeks has been taken into custody.

     The Rapid City Police Department announced the arrest in Sioux Falls of 15-year-old Rochelle Janis in a tweet this morning. 

      Investigators have said it appears the deaths of 29-year old Joseph Standing Bear of Norris and 37-year old Petan Milk of Rapid City were related to gang activities. 

      No one has been charged in the two deaths, but 17-year-old Robert Yellow Bird of Sioux Falls, another “person of interest” in the case, was taken into custody on the Rosebud Reservation

      Also taken into custody at that time was Benita Cisneros, who investigators say might have been driving the car involved in the shooting. 

     The third person of interest in the killings of Milk and Standing Bear remains at large, 20-year-old Chase Quick Bear of Rapid City