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.

Pettis County Sheriff’s Office


Nov. 7

8:45 p.m.: A vehicle was reported stolen in the 23000 block of Gottschalk in Sedalia. A short time later, the Sedalia Police Department notified Pettis County dispatch the vehicle was found in the area of Wilkerson Street and Harrison Avenue. The vehicle was returned to its owner. There is a suspect in the theft.

Nov. 8

6:37 a.m.: A white 2004 Honda Accord with front-end damage was reported stolen in the 2900 block of Oak Ridge Circle in Sedalia.

Missouri State Highway Patrol


Nov. 6

7:03 p.m.: Jovanna E. Eberting-Adams, 41, of Malta Bend, was arrested in Saline County for felony possession of methamphetamine, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. She was also arrested for a misdemeanor Saline County warrant.


Nicole Cooke is the editor for the Sedalia Democrat, overseeing all newsroom operations and assisting with news coverage of Sedalia and Pettis County. She can be reached at 660-530-0138 or on Twitter @NicoleRCooke.

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