Death investigation in Campbell Parkway Neighborhood; Second person died at hospital

Joplin News First

An adult female was located deceased in the residence, an adult male rushed to hospital, and he has now died

JOPLIN, Mo. — About 5:30 p.m. Saturday evening Joplin Police say they responded to a residence to assist with a medical call in the 1300 block of South Massachusetts in Joplin. 

Cpl. Brett Davis of the Joplin Police Department tells us on scene, upon arrival they located one deceased adult female in the residence and one adult male was rushed to the hospital with life threatening injuries. 

New information provided says the male has now died at the hospital.

Currently crime scene tape surrounds the residence and Joplin Police Detectives are on the scene. 

He tells us this is a Death Investigation. He told us they believe this is an isolated incident. As they are not seeking any other suspects at this time. 

Cpl. Davis says investigators will be here for an extended period of time. 

Next of kin have been notified however they are not releasing names at this time. They will update us with more information as it becomes available. 

If you have any information you can contact the Joplin Police Department at 417-623-3131, press 0, ask for the Sgt on duty. 

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