No charges filed in S. Moffet Ave shooting in Joplin

Joplin Police Department car

UPDATE: Jasper County Prosecutor Theresa Kenney is not filing charges against the suspect they took into custody.


JOPLIN, Mo. – Police make an arrest and identify the victim of a Wednesday afternoon shooting in Joplin.

On May 27, 2020 around 12:18 p.m., officers were sent to 807 S. Moffet Ave for reports of gunshots. When they got there, a male was found with a gunshot to his chest in the parking lot.

The Joplin Police Department says the victim, identified as Manuel Davis, 41, of Joplin, is at a local hospital in stable condition.

Authorities have arrested a 48-year-old Neosho woman for first degree domestic assault and armed criminal action. According to online court record, official charges have not yet been filed.