Monday, April 9, 2018

GUNSHOT HEARD ON S MURPHY - "One less trap house in that neighborhood" - tipster

JOPLIN NEWS FIRST TIPSTERS - FRIDAY MORNING YOU WERE JOPLIN NEWS FIRST • Loud arguing & a gunshot lead to arrest • "One less trap house in that neighborhood" - tipster (64804) – Friday morning around 11:00 numerous Joplin News First tipsters alerted us to the sound of men arguing and a gunshot near 16th and Murphy. Joplin Police confirmed with us on Friday there were no injuries but an investigation was underway. What happened? A felony weapons-related drug arrest garnering cocaine, pills, paraphernalia and 173 grams of weed. The most shocking? As the crow flies - It's just one block from Joplin High School's JUNGE STADIUM. Thank you Joplin Police Department & @Ozarks Drug Enforcement Team/ODET for keeping our neighborhoods and kids safe.