Two people were arrested on drug charges in Mitchell after they committed a theft in Parkston yesterday afternoon. The Parkston Police Department received a report of a theft from a church. Mitchell authorities were notified of the theft, and the suspects’ vehicle was spotted at Dakota Sunset Liquor. 36-year old Mandy Selby of Kansas and 37-year old Charles Flynn of Mitchell were in the vehicle with three juveniles. Selby and Flynn were arrested for possession of marijuana. The stolen item was also found and returned to the church.
John Lanier Jr., 71, is a suspect in the stabbing.
Michael McCreight, 62, Mitchell, died at the scene.
A winter storm warning is in effect for our area through Tuesday evening.