We are asking that neighbors be vigilant in paying attention to their surroundings. If you observe someone removing an air conditioning unit from a vacant residence or business please contact the Joplin Police Department. If you observe someone dismantling or working on an air conditioning unit and they do not have a vehicle clearly marked as a HVAC company please contact the Joplin Police Department.
If you have any information leading to the apprehension of suspect(s) currently involved in this type of activity please contact: Detective Chad Comer at (417) 623-3131, Ext. 478.