Weekend Wrap (July 23 & 24)

Here is a quick look at the top local stories from the weekend.
Weekend Wrap
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Joplin Police Officer Involved Shooting near Cunningham Park

JOPLIN, Mo. – Details are emerging regarding an officer-involved shooting near Cunningham Park Saturday morning. About 8:20 a.m. A 35-year-old male was rushed to an area hospital suffering multiple gunshot wounds. Click here to read more.

‘Bear in the Air’ over Joplin; Police agencies work an aggressive vehicle enforcement event

JASPER COUNTY, Mo. — Saturday the Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers along with local Jasper County agencies conducted a traffic operation. Click here to read more.

Police to release video related to fatal Joplin officer-involved shooting

JOPLIN, Mo. – The Joplin Police Department will provide more information on March 8th’s shooting that claimed the lives of two police officers. The suspect died and another officer was seriously injured. Click here to read more.

Joplin Police arrest driver in fatal crash near Grand Falls, charges submitted for Involuntary Manslaughter, DWI

JOPLIN, Mo. — On July 16th, 2022 at 2:01 am the Joplin Police Department Emergency Communications Center received information of a single vehicle injury crash near Grand Falls at 5400 Riverside Drive in Joplin. Click here to read more.

Police recover stolen vehicle; armed suspect arrested after brief chase

BOONE COUNTY, Mo. – Deputies arrested a man after he allegedly stole a vehicle from a Fulton business, leading police on a brief chase throughout southwest Missouri counties. Click here to read more.