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Joplin Court Log
The Joplin court log published July 14, 2014.
Woman, man being sought for shoplifting
Two shoplifting incidents Friday afternoon at the JC Penney Co. store in Northpark Mall remain under investigation by Joplin police as robberies.
Neosho resident hurt in accident north of town
A Neosho man was injured in a single-car accident at 2:30 p.m. Monday on Old Scenic Drive, two miles north of Neosho in Newton County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Two skateboarders tell Joplin police of being robbed
Two skateboarders were robbed of their wallets by a man who threatened them with a knife Saturday near 12th Street and Kentucky Avenue in Joplin.
Woman tells police boyfriend forced pills down her throat
A 43-year-old Joplin man is accused of forcing more than 30 pills down his girlfriend’s throat during a domestic disturbance.
Man pleads guilty to fraudulently receiving aid after 2011 tornado
A 34-year-old man pleaded guilty Monday to fraudulently receiving disaster benefits from the federal government after the tornado that struck Joplin on May 22, 2011.
Joplin man pleads guilty in tornado fraud case
A 34-year-old man pleaded guilty today to fraudulently receiving disaster benefits from the federal government following the tornado that struck Joplin on May 22, 2011.
Nine people injured in weekend accidents
A Cassville man was injured in a one-vehicle accident at 7 a.m. Sunday two miles north of Monett on Route H in Lawrence County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Five people injured in area accidents
A Neosho woman was injured in a two-vehicle accident at 11:39 a.m. Saturday on Goldfinch Road, two miles south of Joplin in Newton County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
Sarcoxie man facing trial on gun charges
A rural Sarcoxie man waived his right to a preliminary hearing this week and was ordered bound over for trial on charges of receiving stolen property and unlawful possession of a firearm.
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