JOPLIN, MO.--- Criminal charges are filed in the wake of an armed robbery at a busy Joplin store. David Price, 51, of Miami is now charged with first degree robbery and armed criminal action. Officers say the incident started Friday afternoon as a shoplifting incident at the 7th Street Wal-Mart, but allege Price pulled out a knife when an employee tried to stop him. Price is also being held on a felony warrant out of Ottawa County for violation of a court order.
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