Police Department

Armed Robbery Suspects Arrested

Independence Police Department
223 N. Memorial Drive
Independence, MO 64050-3013
Public Information Office
Officer Tom Gentry
(816) 325-7258

News Release

For immediate release: May 30, 2014

Armed Robbery Suspects Arrested

Three individuals who are believed to have taken part in multiple armed street robberies have been arrested and are being held to face charges next week in Jackson County Court.

The suspects are: Jessica K. Coleman, 21 yrs, Kingsville, MO; Deondre M. Prendergast, 20 yrs, Kansas City, MO; and Devonte M. Prendergast, 19 yrs, Kansas City, MO. The suspects are being held on felony arrest warrants charging them with multiple counts of Robbery First Degree and Armed Criminal Action. Bond is set at $50,000 cash only for each suspect.

          Jessica Coleman    Deondre Prendergast  Devonte Prendergast