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Equality Rocks Break-in

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Dezamin Cunningham Dezamin Cunningham
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Joplin Police investigate an overnight break-in at the Equality Rocks Bar. It happened just before 3:00 am at the location at 532 South Joplin.  When police arrived they spotted the suspect who then took off on his skateboard.  After about a 12 minute chase, a Joplin K9 apprehended the 18-year old Joplin man.  He is now facing charges of 2nd degree burglary and resisting arrest.  Last week we reported that the Equality Rocks, Joplin's only gay bar, would be closing at the end of the year.

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