Thursday, August 18, 2016
Accused Joplin shooting spree gunman pleads not guilty
Judge Joseph Hensley appointed a public defender for Mourning, who is charged with five counts of assault, five counts of armed criminal action, and three counts of unlawful use of a weapon.
Mourning, who is being held in lieu of $1 million bond, also faces five felony charges in Newton County.
Mourning allegedly shot five people before he surrendered to police at 30th and Pearl.
(Details of the shooting spree can be found at this link.)