Suspect arrested for pulling knife on Joplin Walmart employee

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JOPLIN, Mo. – A robbery suspect pulls a knife on a Walmart employee.

According to the Joplin Police Department, around 2 pm Wednesday, a man in his 20s was trying to steal items from the Neighborhood Market on East 7th Street, when an employee caught him. Officers say that’s when the suspect pulled a knife on the employee.

Police were called and the suspect was arrested.

The incident remain under investigation.

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