Kryger To Make Initial Court Appearance On Monday

Kryger To Make Initial Court Appearance On Monday


SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A man accused of raping and strangling a 56-year-old Sioux Falls woman in her home is making his initial court appearance.

Forty-year-old Christopher Kryger was due in court Monday. He was arrested Friday on charges of murder, rape and burglary, and jailed on $1 million bond.

Kari Anne Kirkegaard was found dead in her bathtub with the water running on March 16. Authorities say she was strangled with such force that it broke her neck.

Kryger has a history of violent crime dating to 1992, with convictions for assault and arson He has spent much of his adult life in prison, and had been paroled about four months ago.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Oct. 9


A look back at the entertainment headlines that went down in history.

in Local

Mitchell Police Seek Person Of Interest In Thursday Fire

police 3

Police are searching for 37-year old Dawn Long.

in Entertainment

‘Pan’ taps origins of Peter Pan’s 100-year pop culture adventure


In the century since Scottish author J.M. Barrie created Peter Pan for a stage play then a book, the Neverland universe has inspired movies, books, TV shows, plays, video games and even a pop psychology syndrome describing emotionally immature men.