Martin Teen Charged as Adult in Bennett County Murder
RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) – A Martin teenager has been indicted for murder in Bennett County.
The Rapid City Journal reports that 17-year-old Matthew Libby is being charged as an adult in the Nov. 8 murder of Albert Apple Sr.
The Bennett County States Attorney’s Office says Libby was indicted this week for first-degree murder, first-degree burglary and second-degree robbery.
Authorities say an autopsy showed that Apple was killed by severe blunt force trauma to his head.
The investigation is ongoing.
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