The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

Crime & Courts

October 12, 2012

Police release sketch of man in robbery case

PITTSBURG, Kan. — Police released a composite sketch Thursday of a man they say was involved in the robbery of a resident Oct. 5 inside his apartment on South Rouse Street in Pittsburg.

The subject of the sketch and two male accomplices forced their way into the victim’s apartment and stole items from him at knife point, according to the Pittsburg Police Department. They are believed to have fled in a black car.

The robbers were all described as being in their 20s. The primary suspect was described as about 6 feet 2 inches tall, weighing 220 pounds, and having short, brown hair.

Police are asking anyone who may recognize the suspect or has any other information about the crime to call 620-231-1700.

Text Only
Crime & Courts
Local News

Given that the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that electronic devices and communications are protected from searches and seizure without a warrant, do you think Missouri needs Amendment 9 added to its constitution?

A. Yes.
B. No.
     View Results
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
NDN Video
Raw: Japanese Soldiers Storm Beach in Exercises Raw: Weapons Fire Hits UN School in Gaza Raw: Rocket Launches Into Space With Cargo Ship Broken Water Main Floods UCLA Two Women Narrowly Avoid Being Hit by Train In Virginia, the Rise of a New Space Coast New Sanctions on Key Sectors of Russian Economy Crayola Announces Family Attraction in Orlando US Ready to Slap New Sanctions on Russia Kerry: Not Worried About Israeli Criticism Boater Rescued From Edge of Kentucky Dam Girl Struck by Plane on Florida Beach Dies Rodents Rampant in Gardens Around Louvre House to Vote on Slimmed-down Bill for Border Looming Demand Could Undercut Flight Safety Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Giant Ketchup Bottle Water Tower Up for Sale Easier Nuclear Construction Promises Fall Short Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue