This list is a sampling of crime in Sedalia and the surrounding area. Information is taken from official police reports, which do not necessarily contain statements from all parties involved in each case.
Sedalia Police Department
3 p.m.: John M. Brankamp, age unknown, of the 28600 block of Highway U was arrested in the 200 block of East Second Street on a charge of assault in the second degree.
12:14 a.m.: Travis C. Ball, 38, of the 1200 block of South Stewart Avenue was arrested near the intersection of West Broadway and South Grand Avenue on a charge of driving while intoxicated as a prior offender.
12:45 p.m.: George W. Sant, Jr., 36, was arrested at his residence in the 200 block of East Saline Street in Sedalia on charges of stautory rape, sodomy in the first degree and child molestation in the first degree involving an 11-year-old. The incidents were reported on May 1. Sant was booked into the Pettis County Jail on $250,000 bond.
6:03 p.m.: Linda D. Coffey, 53, of Warsaw was arrested in the 3200 block of West Broadway Boulevard on a charge of shoplifting/stealing.
1:18 a.m.: A burglary of two TVs valued at $800 and $800 cash was reported in the 200 block of Scott Joplin Court.
Pettis County Sheriff’s Office
12:40 p.m.: Dakota Allen Quick of Bunceton, Asem Johnson of Patterson, New Jersey and William Jones of Kansas City, were arrested in the 3200 block of West 16th Street on possession of 35 grams or less of marijuana after a State Fair Community College Campus Resource Deputy located the subjects after they were believed to be smoking marijuana. Malik Metcalf of Poplar Bluff was also arrested on possession of less than 35 grams of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. All were transported to the Pettis County Jail where they were booked and released on criminal summons.
10:03 p.m.: Skyler Henderson, age unknown, of Sedalia, was arrested in the area of Highway HH and Cedar Drive on charges of minor in possession of alcohol, no seat belt, speeding and no proof of insurance.
Missouri State Highway Patrol
11:40 p.m.: Amanda N. Brown, 32, of Sedalia, was arrested in Pettis County on charges of driving while intoxicated and careless and imprudent driving involving a crash.