Tulsa Police Look For Teen Wanted In Joplin Murder


Friday, December 7th 2012, 11:11 am
By: News On 6


A Tulsa teenager wanted in connection with a July 2012 murder in Joplin, Missouri is believed to be back in Tulsa.

Joplin Police say Marcus Stephens, 17, was one of five people burglarizing a Joplin home on July 6 when one of them shot and killed 23-year-old Jacob Wages.

Joplin Police say the shooter was Daniel Hartman, 17, who's also from Tulsa. He's in the Jasper County, Missouri jail charged with first-degree murder in the case.

The other suspects in the case are from Joplin and are in custody.

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Tulsa Police said Marcus Stephens also goes by the name of Marcus Hill. He is a black male, 5-foot-9 and 130 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information on Marcus Stephens is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 918-596-COPS.