Police Name Suspect in Shooting
Police have released the name of the suspected shooter in the standoff at Cost Cutters on 41st Street in Sioux Falls.Tyrone Smith, 38, was found dead inside Cost Cutters where the mother of his two young children worked. Amanda Connors, 24, the manager of the salon was found dead of a gunshot wound outside the building in her vehicle. Connors is not the mother of the children.
According to the Argus Leader, court records show Smith was released from the Minnehaha County Jail Monday after pleading not guilty to a domestic assault charge against the mother.
The mother took out a protection order against him that morning, asking that he be barred from coming within 500 feet of her, their children, their shared home on Norton Avenue or the daycare their children attended near 18th and Holly.