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
Noon: Trespassing was reported in the 3700 block of South Limit Avenue. The suspect was located and arrested. Jonathan W. Ayers, 34, of Sedalia, was arrested for first-degree trespassing.
8:27 a.m.: An officer responded to Bothwell Regional Health Center in the 600 block of East 14th Street for property damage. Bothwell security reported a patient had damaged a phone valued at $240 by ripping it off the wall as well as a call light button valued at $500. Charges of property damage were being requested at the time of the report.
1:11 p.m.: An officer was dispatched to a business on Wisconsin Avenue for a sex crime. Management reported a male subject had exposed themselves to another employee on Nov. 17. The incident was captured on camera.
3:11 p.m.: Officers and the Sedalia Fire Department responded to the 300 block of West 11th Street for a rubbish fire. Several items were engulfed in flames, one being a city-owned trash container. The fire was extinguished by the property owner. The cause of the fire was undetermined.
3:37 a.m.: Officers responded to the 600 block of East Third Street for a report of a vehicle doing donuts in a city lot. The vehicle fled from officers and a short pursuit ensued. The pursuit was terminated.
Missouri State Highway Patrol
6:45 p.m.: Nancy W. Fowler, 33, of Warsaw, was arrested in Benton County for felony possession of a controlled substance, felony bringing a controlled substance into a jail, a Benton County warrant and possession of drug paraphernalia.