2 teens charged in Monday's Sugar Creek shooting - KCTV5 News

2 teens charged in Monday's Sugar Creek shooting

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Juan Wrinkle (left) and Christopher Clemons (right). (KCTV).jpg Juan Wrinkle (left) and Christopher Clemons (right). (KCTV).jpg

Two 17-year-olds have been charged in connection with a shooting at a gas station that happened on Monday in Sugar Creek.

The shooting happened at the Express Mart on U.S. Highway 24 in the morning hours.

Christopher Clemons, who is from Independence, and Juan Wrinkle each face charges of unlawful use of a weapon.

According to court records, Sugar Creek police went to the gas station after someone called and said shots had been fired.

The victims were in a car that had been shot and they described the suspects and the vehicle they were in.

Police tracked the suspects’ vehicle to Wrinkle’s house.

Wrinkle said he was the one who had fired the gun. Police also heard statements from Clemons that he fired the weapon.

Police later recovered the gun and ammunition.

Prosecutors have requested a bond of $150,000 for Clemons and $100,000 for Wrinkle.

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