JPD Responds To Alleged Car Stop
On Friday September 23, Joplin Police Department posted a statement regarding a citizen says her husband experienced a racially triggered car stop. According to JPD, the stop in question occurred around 8PM on September 21, 2016, and was out of their jurisdiction. JPD has contacted the citizens who posted the allegation. Below are the original post and statement from JPD.
The post is still up and has been shared over 9,500 times as 1:58 PM CT.