This list is a sampling of crime in Sedalia and the surrounding area. The information is taken from official police reports, which do not necessarily contain statements from all parties involved in each case.
Sedalia Police Department
11:42 p.m.: Cody J. Collins, 28, of the 3600 block of Woods Court, in the 1800 block of South Limit Avenue, on a charge of driving while suspended.
12:46 a.m.: Michael E. Ritcheson, 41, of the 2200 block of South Ohio Avenue, in the 800 block of East Broadway Boulevard, on a charge of possession of methamphetamine.
1:06 p.m.: Charlene L. Hicks, 33, of the 500 block of East Fifth Street, near the intersection of South Osage Avenue and East Third Street, on a charge of assault.
9 p.m.: A pre-paid cellphone valued at $20-$40 was stolen in the 3200 block of West Broadway Boulevard.
11 a.m.: An LG flip phone valued at $100 was stolen in the 200 block of State Fair Boulevard.
5 p.m.: A bag of clothing was stolen from a vehicle in the 1100 block of West Third Street.
8:42 a.m.: Medication was stolen from a business in the 900 block of West 11th Street.
5 a.m.: Items were stolen from a vehicle in the 900 block of East 15th Street.
8 a.m.: A back-door lock was broken and $2,000 worth of items were stolen from a residence in the 200 block of South Quincy Avenue.
8:15 a.m.: A domestic disturbance was reported in the 1500 block of West Main Street.
9:44 a.m.: A vehicle was dented by a thrown brick in the 1500 block of West Main Street.
4:17 p.m.: A disturbance was reported in the 3300 block of West Broadway Boulevard.
6:11 p.m.: The front door of a residence in the 1000 block of East Ninth Street was broken down and Christmas presents, Sony DVD speakers, two 9-inch video screens, a Wii Sports console and a DVD player were stolen.
10:36 p.m.: Two complainants said the other was trying to choke them in the 1400 block of South Beacon Avenue.
11 p.m.: The driver’s-side window of a 2000 Honda Civic was broken in the 300 block of West 16th Street and a CD player, a remote control and license plates were stolen.
Pettis County Sheriff’s Office
5:40 p.m.: A building was found on fire in the 100 block of South Stewart Avenue in Sedalia. The fire department was notified and the fire was extinguished.
9 p.m.: A theft was reported in the 15700 block of Dove Road in Green Ridge.
Missouri State Highway Patrol
11:55 a.m.: Megan A. Denna, 28, of San Diego, in Saline County, on charges of felony possession of marijuana and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia.
12:08 p.m.: John H. Dobson, 67, of Wheatland, in Cooper County, on charges of careless and imprudent driving resulting in an accident, following too close and felony leaving the scene of an accident.
10:30 p.m.: Bobby J. Moore, 36, of Sedalia, in Pettis County, on charges of possession of less than 35 grams of marijuana and no seatbelt.
— Compiled by John Hansen