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Springfield police are cracking down on aggressive panhandlers
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Springfield police are cracking down on aggressive panhandlers asking for cash along the city's streets. Police officers received complaints about homeless people panhandling at locations throughout the city. On Monday, officers responded to those complaints by citing and arresting violators. They made numerous arrests at Kearney and U.S. 65, Kearney and Glenstone, Kansas Expressway and I-44.
Emily Rittman, Ben Knaup
May 14, 2012