Two found dead at dentist office near Joplin

News

WEBB CITY, Mo. (KSN) — Two adults were found at 3100 E. Zora Street in Webb City, about 15 minutes north of Joplin.

Police were called to the offices of Dr. Camille Hostetter, DDS at around 9:13 a.m. on Monday (11/18/19).

“We were called to assist medical,” Webb City Police Chief Don Melton told reporters.

“Once we arrived we found two individuals deceased inside. Currently, we are not releasing any more information until next of kin are notified.”

Witnesses who were in the office at the time said they were ushered back to the waiting room.

Chief Melton says Webb City PD currently has three detectives working on this case. He also tells us no patients were involved.

Early reports called the disturbance a shooting but there has not been police confirmation on what caused the deaths.

“Hopefully we will have more information later in the afternoon possibly tomorrow,” the Chief added Monday.

Melton says police are not looking for any suspects at this time.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Local Sports

More Local Sports

National News

More National

World News

More World News

Calfano podcast

 Calfano podcast

Show Me Politics Podcast

Washington DC Bureau

Washington DC Bureau

Newsfeed Now

More Newsfeed Now

Trending Stories