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2 charged in Northland drug deal ruse that left man dead

Posted at 3:20 PM, Dec 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-24 16:20:42-05

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Two men have been charged in connection to a Sunday night murder in the Northland.

Clay County prosecutors Monday charged both Jackson L. Frisbie, 17 and Jimmy L. Abron, 17, with second degree murder, two counts of armed criminal action and attempted robbery in the death of Richard Richardson, 21.

Kansas City, Mo. Police were called out around 9 p.m. to an area near 110th Street and N. Ditzler on a shooting.

According to court documents, Frisbie and Abron admitted to investigators they had set up a drug deal in the parking lot of a subdivision clubhouse but that he had no marijuana to sell and planned to rob the would-be buyers.

Frisbie and Abron remain in the Clay County Detention Center on a $1 million bond.