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.