Man arrested in killing of Sioux Falls pizza delivery driver

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SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A 21-year-old Sioux Falls man has been arrested in connection with the fatal shooting of a pizza delivery driver. Jahennessy LaPaul Bryant of Sioux Falls is charged with first and second-degree murder and manslaughter in the death of Casey Bonhorst.

The 30-year-old Casey Bonhorst was killed Feb. 26 as he was making a delivery to a home on the city’s east side.

As Bonhorst walked back to his car, he was approached by a man with a gun who attempted to rob him. Bonhorst was shot and died.

Police said at the time that the suspect ran away.

A $25,000 reward was being offered for information leading to an arrest. Several tips came in and led authorities to develop a suspect, who was arrested Wednesday.

Bond for Bryant is set at $500,000.