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Jasper County Police Officer Shot

This is a developing story will update when more information is released:

Thursday afternoon while investigating a stolen vehicle at 5206 Gerbitz Rd. A Jasper County Police Officer was shot in the leg and taken to a local hospital. S.W.A.T is on scene. The police have several procedures that are going through at this moment to ensure safety of everyone in the area.

MoDOT Emergency Response vehicle blocking Travis Acers Rd.

Description of subject- Bald white male and has tattoos.

All local media is set up at the Calvary Chapel parking lot will bring updates from police as it is released.

Heavy police presence in the area.

Missouri Highway Patrol

Multiple Jasper County Sheriff’s

Mets Emergency vehicles


Mutliple Vehicle Collision Rangeline Road Monday Evening


Multiple vehicles were involved in a collision at 4037 S Rangeline Road Monday evening in Joplin, Missouri near I-44 at the East and West ramp.

Joplin Police Department along with Joplin Fire Department responded to the mutliple collisions.

A female was taken into custody a short time after at the crash scene.

Will update when more information is released

(Remember all persons are innocent until proven guilty.)

Photo credit: Jeremy Scherle




T-Shirts Honoring #63 Kadin Roberts Day Available

T-Shirts to honor the late Kadin Roberts Day #63 of the Joplin High School football team are know available to purchase this eveing starting at 7:00 p.m. multiple sizes to choose from.

5250 S Rangeline, G&S Graphix just south of Joplin beside the post office


photo credit: Jeremy Scherle/Regional Entertainment

Fatality Crash Motorcycle vs Truck West 7th and South Gray

Joplin, Mo- Shortly after 6 p.m. this evening, The Joplin Police Department were dispatched to West 7th & S. Gray. Reports of a motorcycle colliding with a 4×4 Blue F-150 pickup. One fatality has been reported.

3 individuals were transported to an area hospital and 2 occupants were inside the truck. The Major Crash Team was dispatched to the scene and is piecing the crash back together. MoDOT was also assisting with the crash.

This is a developing story:

Photos: Jeremy Scherle/Regional Entertainment


Joplin High School Student Passes Away After Practice


A press Conference was held shortly after 8:15pm this evening at the Joplin South Middle School.

Today at approximately 5:30 p.m., emergency personnel responded to Joplin High School Kaminsky Gym, where the high school football team was practicing indoors. A sophomore student had a medical emergency following conditioning and was transported to a local hospital for treatment.

Official Statement-

It is with extremely heavy hearts that we can now share the tragic loss of Kadin Roberts-Day due to cardiac arrest. Coach Jasper and his coaching staff, his teammates, fellow teachers and students at Joplin Schools remember Kadin as an extremely presentable and caring student.

Counselling services have been made available to any student or staff needing support and will continue for the coming days. Our deepest sympathy goes to the family and friends

(Press Conference)

Photos: Jeremy Scherle/Regional Entertainment News