On December 5th, 2018, authorities in Monroe, Louisiana contacted the Joplin Police Department in reference to a homicide investigation. They requested help in finding 17-year-old Markeivion R. Hill. Louisiana police say Hill is charged with shooting and killing another male in Monroe on November 24th, 2018 and was supposed to be in Joplin.
Joplin detectives began a short investigation and found Hill walking near the 1200 block of South Wisconsin. The Police Department says Hill was arrested without incident and is being held in the Joplin City Jail.