Joplin Police have identified the victim as Jerry D. Loflin, age 65, of 1832 W 24th Apt B, Joplin, MO. An autopsy has been scheduled for tomorrow morning. The investigation continues.
Joplin Police were dispatched to a deceased subject at 1832 W 24th apt B at 09:58 on today’s date. A male in his 60’s was found deceased in the residence.
Investigators are conducting a follow up investigation and the death is currently being treated as suspicious in nature. As the investigation continues more information will be released.