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Eagle Butte man charged with murder

Eagle Butte resident Deehawk Moran has been indicted on charges of fatally shooting Andrew O. Frost, 21,  of Eagle Butte, Saturday, Nov. 11.

Moran is being charged with first degree, premeditated murder and dicharging a firearm.

According to the State of South Dakota Codified Laws, premeditated murder is a Class A felony punishable with a fine of up to $50,000,  life in prison, and under “mitigating and aggravating circumstances,” determined by a judge or jury, could be punishable by death.

Moran and Frost both attended Cheyenne-Eagle Butte schools together.

Frost’s funeral was held Nov. 18.

Frost is survived by his two young children.