Sunday, January 01, 2017
Ace Mohr, Dean Dankelson, Downstream Casino robbery, R-8 graphic designer featured in top August 2016 posts
I made it a point to file that name for future reference, so I was ready when Mohr was one of two people arrested by the Joplin Police Department in August in connection with an armed robbery at 7th and Moffet.
The Mohr arrest and its aftermath opened the door to bigger stories involving the way former
Much of that came in later months, but the seeds were planted, as they have often been for the Turner Report, by tips from readers.
The top post for August 2016 was an investigative piece detailing how Dankelson had dropped armed robbery charges on two previous occasions.
The number two post revealed that Dankelson filed charges against Mohr's alleged partner in the armed robbery at 7th and Moffet, though not for armed robbery, but did not file charges against Ace Mohr.
Those posts led to further revelations in September.
As with previous months, August included a number of stories, in addition to the Ace Mohr saga, that never reached the pages of the Joplin Globe.
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