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Joplin Police Seek Public's Help

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Joplin Police are asking for the public's help on two cases.

On Wednesday (April 18) around 5:00 p.m., a witness observed an older truck pulling a flat bed trailer strike a parked Joplin Police SUV in the 900 block of Main. The witness told officers the the truck then drove eastbound on 10th street. The Police SUV was disabled from the incident.

The other incident also happened Wednesday. Around 4:45 p.m. officers responded to a shooting call at Deer Drive and Dove Drive. A state worker parked at the intersection working on a sign heard gun shots. The worker told officers someone in a dark color passenger car fired several shots, striking his vehicle. He was not injured.


Anyone with information on any of the cases is asked to contact Joplin Police Department at 417-623-3131.

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