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Two charged in fatal shooting of 18-year-old Blue Springs man

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Triston D. Withers, 19, left, and Daquan M. Tolefree, 20, both of Blue Springs, face charges of second-degree murder, attempted robbery and two counts of armed criminal action. (Blue Springs Police Department) Triston D. Withers, 19, left, and Daquan M. Tolefree, 20, both of Blue Springs, face charges of second-degree murder, attempted robbery and two counts of armed criminal action. (Blue Springs Police Department)
According to court records, when Blue Springs police responded to the scene of a reported shooting in the 100 block of Northwest Vesper Street, they found Jack T. Price suffering from gunshot wounds. (GoFundMe) According to court records, when Blue Springs police responded to the scene of a reported shooting in the 100 block of Northwest Vesper Street, they found Jack T. Price suffering from gunshot wounds. (GoFundMe)
BLUE SPRINGS, MO (KCTV) -

Two men have been charged in the fatal shooting and attempted robbery of an 18-year-old Blue Springs man.

Triston D. Withers, 19, and Daquan M. Tolefree, 20, both of Blue Springs, face charges of second-degree murder, attempted robbery and two counts of armed criminal action. Prosecutors requested $150,000 bonds for each.

According to court records, when Blue Springs police responded to the scene of a reported shooting in the 100 block of Northwest Vesper Street, they found Jack T. Price suffering from gunshot wounds. Price was taken to an area hospital, where he died.

Witnesses told police that two men in ski masks came in and they pointed a gun at one person's head. Someone yelled at the victim to get a gun and one of the two men in masks shot Price.

A witness identified one of the suspects at Withers.

During a search of the crime scene, shell casings a cell phone were located on the back deck, where the suspects left the residence. The phone number of the cell phone came back to Withers.

Tolefree told police he was with Withers at the residence on Vesterp Street when he saw Withers shoot a guy standing in front of his girlfriend. Then they ran out.

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