On 12/01/2015, Joplin Police Department responded to 32nd and Moffet Ave for a gunshot victim. The victim had been transported to this location by a private vehicle which had a flat tire. An ambulance was called to the scene and transported the victim, 23, of Diamond, MO. to Freeman Hospital.
Further investigation led to the service of a search warrant and evidence recovered from the location of the shooting. (1301 East 15th St., Joplin)
Artilius Jordan, 45, of 1301 East 15th St., was arrested December 2nd at 11:00 PM at 1303 E. 13th St., Joplin.
A warrant for first degree assault and armed criminal action, $500,000 cash only bond, has been issued and served on Jordan.
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