JOPLIN, Mo. — Authorities have lifted a lockdown for a local mall following reports of a possible active shooter.
Northpark Mall was reportedly under lockdown late this morning after calls alleging an active shooter was near the premises.
After securing the area around 11:00 AM, JPD found no threat to the businesses.
JPD is expected to release a statement later on this story, and we will update this story with more information as it becomes available.