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High Speed Pursuit Ends

Late this evening West of 7th Street in Joplin, Missouri a Red S-10 pickup truck driven by an older male was involved in a high speed pursuit multiple Joplin Police Officers responded to the chase. The pursuit ended on Flower LN just past Lebanon Loop that’s near Central City Fireworks business. The driver parked the pickup in the woods and was later driven out by Joplin Police Officers. Carl Junction Fire Department responded the scene. Residents were swimming in their pool while the incident occurred. Officers took statements from witness near by. The driver of the vehicle was treated by medical team then placed in police cruiser

One male subject was arrested at the scene, more details as this story is devolping: all subjects are innocent until proven guilty.

Photo Credit: Jeremy Scherle/Regional Entertainment