Three Sioux Falls men are behind bars on multiple charges after they tried to elude authorities in an incident on the city's east side Sunday night (March 27).

According to Dakota News Now, it began about 9:30 PM when Sioux Falls Police spotted a car that was under investigation parked at an east side apartment complex. While police were on the scene another vehicle arrived and when officers went to question the occupants, they fled.

(Minnehaha County Sheriff's Office
Minnehaha County Sheriff's Office
KIKN-FM / Kickin' Country 99.1/100.5 logo
Get our free mobile app

The police report says 19-year-old Abenezer Madebo ran from the car while 18-year-old Ibrahim Konneh and 31-year old Dominic Ladu attempted to hide from authorities. After the men exited their vehicle, police found an eight-ounce bag of marijuana and two handguns.

Officials say all three were eventually found and charged with possession of marijuana and paraphernalia, possession with intent to distribute, and committing a felony with a firearm.

Madebo also faces charges for fleeing police, while Ladu was also charged with possession of a firearm by a former violent offender and committing a felony with a firearm.


Gone But Not Forgotten - Iconic Sioux Falls: Whiffer's Sandwiches

The Merriam-Webster definition of iconic is "widely recognized and well-established." That would definitely describe Whiffer's Sandwiches which used to call North Minnesota Avenue home.

The gone but not forgotten sandwich shop was located in an old house at 1133 North Minnesota Avenue. It served sandwiches to Sioux Falls from November 1978 until summer 2020.

This Horrific Murderer is Buried In Sioux Falls

It was almost Halloween in 1893 when Harry Lacey, a prominent businessman, committed what was described as the “most awful tragedy” in Sioux Falls history.

LOOK: What major laws were passed the year you were born?

Data for this list was acquired from trusted online sources and news outlets. Read on to discover what major law was passed the year you were born and learn its name, the vote count (where relevant), and its impact and significance.

More From KIKN-FM / Kickin' Country 99.1/100.5