Pacemaker reportedly hacked


BROOKINGS – A person called Brookings Police last week, concerned their pacemaker had been hacked, Lt. Marci Gebers said.

The report came in about 11:50 a.m. Oct. 7. 

“An officer spoke with a Brookings resident who expressed concern with their pacemaker being hacked,” Gebers said.

“The investigation is ongoing,” she added.

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