Murder suspect wanted in Joplin

Man dies at local hospital after assault

A warrant is issued for Joplin man wanted for murder. According to Joplin Police Department, Michael Osborne, 33 year old is wanted for 1st degree murder of Shawn Rockers, 27 year old.

Rockers was found at 3rd and Connor in the roadway Friday night. Following the investigation it was determined that Rockers was assaulted. He was taken to a local hospital where he died.

The suspect Osborne has forearm tattoos that say “No Effort.” He is considered armed and dangerous. If you have any information about Osborne contact Joplin Police Department at 417-623-3131.