2 men charged in Northland murder

2 men charged in Northland murder
Posted at 8:57 PM, Jun 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-12 21:57:02-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Two men are charged with allegedly killing a man in a Northland robbery.

Marcus Maddox, 26, and Frederick Harrold, 17, are both charged with second-degree murder, robbery and two counts of armed criminal action. 

The pair are accused of fatally shooting My'Keon Sanders on May 24.

According to court documents, Witnesses told police that Maddox, Harold and several juvenile suspects plotted to steal marijuana and money from a person who lived in an apartment on the 8000 block of North Thomas Meyers Drive.

A witness told police that Sanders was shot after being beaten with a handgun. The intended robbery victim escaped from a balcony during the struggle.

Maddox, Harrold and the juvenile suspects fled the scene after Sanders was killed.