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Friday, January 20, 2017
Initial court appearance scheduled for Joplin man on federal weapons charge
A 9:30 a.m. February 16 initial court appearance has been scheduled in U. S. District Court for Springfield for Beau Rickman, 39, Joplin, who was indicted by a federal grand jury Wednesday on a weapons charge.
The charge against Rickman stemmed from a December 30 traffic stop by Joplin police officer Adam Brannin.
The background on the Rickman case can be found at this link.