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Alleged accomplice in murder makes court appearance

RAPID CITY, S.D.  – On Monday, a man accused of being involved in last week’s fatal shooting made his initial appearance in court.

Ezekiel Mayweather, 24, was charged with aiding and abetting a first-degree murder in the death of Esther Wolfe.

He appeared in court with his attorney to discuss bond and to set a date for his next hearing.

Prosecutors recommended $50,000 cash-only bail, citing the severity of the crime. Magistrate Judge Scott Bogue agreed.

If convicted on the murder charge, Mayweather faces the death penalty or life in prison.

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