SIOUX CITY -- A Sioux City man has been charged with attempted murder, along with other felonies, related to a home invasion that took place in a near-northside residence Sunday night.
In addition to attempted murder, Littlehawk Eagleelk, 35, was charged with first-degree burglary, assault while participating in a felony and being a felon in possession of a firearm.
At approximately 8:45 p.m. Sunday, Sioux City Police responded to the report of a burglary. The victim told investigators that a woman and two men entered his home, struck him in the head with a shotgun, and stole several items.
At 9:55 p.m. Sunday, police responded to a report of shots fired in the parking lot of a nearby apartment building. Officers were able to determine that the same subjects were involved in this incident.
The boy was transported to the juvenile detention center in Woodbury County and held on $1 million cash or surety bond. The Iowa State Medical Examiner ruled the 16-year-old victim's death a homicide from a single gunshot wound to the head.
According to a criminal complaint, the man became upset at a doctor at MercyOne Siouxland Medical Center because the doctor had turned out the light in his room. One officer's glasses and watchband were broken while trying to arrest the man.