One dead in shooting, another rushed to hospital Joplin Police state

Capt William Davis updates us live from the 5th and Connor crime scene
Capt William Davis of Joplin Police Dept updates us live from the scene of the shooting that leaves one dead.

JOPLIN, Mo. — Shooting just after 6 p.m. leaves one man dead and another transported trauma to an area hospital.

Capt William Davis updates us live from the shooting scene at 5th and S Connor. He says the initial call was 6:07 p.m. regarding shots fired.

Witnesses tell us numerous shots fired and two people down.

Names are not being released at this time as detectives are just arriving.

However Capt Davis says they are developing information on a suspect or suspect vehicle. No one is in custody.

This is a breaking news story. Stay with Joplin News First on KOAM News Now as we continue to learn more.

Shannon Becker is live from the scene all evening.



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