Update on Friday's Shooting



1st Degree Assault charges have been filed against 31-year-old Benjamin Baker, the owner of the home at 1601 South Grand in Joplin where police responded to a shooting shortly before 8 p.m. Friday night. The victim, 29-year-old Justin Myers of Pineville was shot once. He's now recovering at a Joplin hospital. Lieutenant Brian Lewis tells News Talk KZRG what happened.

"It was a disturbance between the two individuals that ended up with our victim being shot."

The Jasper County Prosecuting Attorney's office is reviewing the case.


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Locations : Pineville
People : Benjamin BakerBrian LewisJustin Myers
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