JOPLIN, MO.--- A suspect is under arrest in a commercial robbery this afternoon. David Price, 51, of Miami was taken into custody shortly before 5:00 p.m. It all started around 4:30 at the west 7th Street Wal-Mart when an employee confronted a shoplifter. The individual brandished a knife then fled the scene on foot. Joplin officers setup a perimeter and used a K-9 to track the suspect. JPD plans to ask for charges of first degree robbery in the case.
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