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Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Joplin man arrested on probable cause for car theft, meth charge added
(From the Joplin Police Department)
Saturday morning at 6:37 a.m. a police officer went to an address in the 300 block of North Joplin to look for a wanted suspect.
A detective had developed probable cause to arrest a male for a stolen car case he was working. The officer located the male at the residence and arrested him without incident. The male was also found to be in possession of a bag of meth in his pocket, and the additional felony charges were added.