Quantcast

No charges expected in death of Joplin infant - KOAM TV 7

No charges expected in death of Joplin infant

Updated:

Updated December 2, 2013:  NEWS RELEASE ISSUED BY THE JOPLIN POLICE DEPARTMENT

On November 29, 2013 at approximately 5:44AM, the Joplin Emergency Communications Center received a call for a two month old child that was possibly deceased at the 1502 Michigan Place Apartments Building 9 Apartment 3. The Joplin Fire Department, METS Ambulance, as well as the Joplin Police Department responded to the scene.  EMS determined that the child was deceased.

On November 30, 2013 an autopsy was completed on the child in Kansas City, KS at Frontier Forensics.  Based upon the preliminary results of the autopsy and the initial findings of our investigation, we do not anticipate presenting any charges to the prosecutor in this case. 

# # #

 

Posted November 29, 2013:  The Joplin Police Department is investigating the death of an infant at the Michigan Place Apartments.

Corporal Austin Wolf says officers were dispatched to a call for a deceased infant on Friday.  Detectives were also called to the scene.

Corporal Wolf says no arrests were made and no charges have been filed.  He says an autopsy is scheduled and the investigation is continuing.

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • SE Kansas museum plans expansion after donation

    SE Kansas museum plans expansion after donation

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 9:44 PM EDT2014-09-17 01:44:10 GMT
    Plans aim to change history in order to better tell history.More >>
    Plans aim to change history in order to better tell history.More >>
  • US Navy Band performing at Calvary Baptist Church of Neosho

    US Navy Band performing at Calvary Baptist Church of Neosho

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 7:28 PM EDT2014-09-16 23:28:04 GMT
    Neosho, MO - The United States Navy Band Country Current will be performing a free concert. at the Calvary Baptist Church of Neosho. The event will be September 20th (Saturday) at 6PM.The United States Navy Band Country Current is the Navy's premiere country-bluegrass ensemble. Under the direction of Senior Chief Musician Keith Arneson, Country Current is nationally renowned for its versatility and “eye-popping” musicianship, performing a blend of modern country music and cutting-edge bluegra...More >>
    Neosho, MO - The United States Navy Band Country Current will be performing a free concert. at the Calvary Baptist Church of Neosho. The event will be September 20th (Saturday) at 6PM.The United States Navy Band Country Current is the Navy's premiere country-bluegrass ensemble. Under the direction of Senior Chief Musician Keith Arneson, Country Current is nationally renowned for its versatility and “eye-popping” musicianship, performing a blend of modern country music and cutting-edge bluegra...More >>
  • Research Finds Residues Can Lure in Chicken Eggs After Medication

    Research Finds Residues Can Lure in Chicken Eggs After Medication

    Tuesday, September 16 2014 6:09 PM EDT2014-09-16 22:09:25 GMT
    Homegrown food is commonly described as organic as well as hormone and antibiotic free. But new research shows food that comes from animals that recently were taken off medication might not be as pesticide and hormone free as you think.More >>
    Homegrown food is commonly described as organic as well as hormone and antibiotic free. But new research shows food that comes from animals that recently were taken off medication might not be as pesticide and hormone free as you think.More >>
Powered by WorldNow

KOAM - Licensed to Pittsburg, Kansas
Send tips, ideas and press releases to: tips@koamtv.com
Send newsroom questions or comments to: comments@koamtv.com
Phone: (417) 624-0233 or (620) 231-0400
Web comments or questions: webmaster@koamtv.com
Newsroom Fax: (417) 624-3158

Powered by WorldNow All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KOAM. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.