Update: Man Shot in Central Joplin

Published 03/17 2014 11:18AM

Updated 03/17 2014 01:01PM

JOPLIN, MO.--- Joplin Police releases the names of the men involved in a shooting on Friday night. Benjamin Baker, 31, is charged with First Degree Assault. He's accused of shooting Justin Myers, 29, of Pineville.

The shooting happened a little before 8pm Friday night, at Baker's home, at 1601 S. Grand in Joplin. Myers was taken to a Joplin hospital suffering from a single gun shot wound.

Authorities say he is in stable condition.

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