May 15, 2024

HURON, S.D.–The suspect of a shooting in Huron last week has been identified and a 15-year-old is facing first-degree murder charges.

Beadle County State’s Attorney Michael Moore confirmed that 41-year-old Nichole Klich of Huron was the victim of the May 9 homicide.

Moore also confirmed that a 15-year-old is being charged with first-degree murder, but did not release his name as his case is in juvenile court. Moore said he plans to attempt to move the case to adult court.

A status hearing is scheduled for June 4th in juvenile court.