Thursday, May 16, 2024

Joplin Police seeking information on second anniversary of Kenneth Mathews murder

(From the Joplin Police Department)

Today marks the two-year anniversary of the murder of Kenneth Jay Mathews. 

At 6:06 PM on May 16, 2022, Mr. Matthews was shot multiple times as he and a friend were walking in the 400 block of South Connor Avenue. He was a father, brother, and uncle, and had many friends who considered him family. 

Over the past year, Investigators have followed up on more than 60 leads in an attempt to identify and charge the suspect(s) in this case. 

While we have received several helpful tips from the community, we are still seeking information. If you have information regarding this case, please contact Detective Sergeant Luke Stahl (417) 623-3131 ext. 1885.


Anonymous said...

Praying they find the person(s) responsible. Rest assured that if they don't get justice in this life, God will dispense justice in the next one.

Anonymous said...

God is the ultimate deadbeat dad