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.
4:44 p.m.: Timothy S. Lemaire, 33, of the 1800 block of South Quincy Avenue, was arrested after being observed driving on East Fifth Street though known to have a suspended license. A traffic stop and computer check confirmed the driver had a suspended driving status. He was transported to the Pettis County Jail, booked, and released for driving with a suspended license.
1:38 a.m.: Dalton Dakota Williamson, 25, of the 2400 block of West Main Street, and Chance Howard Todd, 23, of the 1700 block of South Engineer Avenue, were arrested after a vehicle stop near West Main Street and South Prospect Avenue for no plate lights and incorrect license plates. Williamson was intoxicated by drugs and in possession of drug paraphernalia. Todd was in possession of drug paraphernalia. Both were transported to the Pettis County Jail, where they were booked and released, Williamson for driving while intoxicated - drugs, driving with a suspended driver's license, and possession of drug paraphernalia, and Todd for possession of drug paraphernalia.
5:59 p.m.: Rodriguez Antoine Renee Davis, 43, of the 1900 block of South Lamine Avenue, was arrested after officers made contact with two subjects who had been evicted from the residence and then returned to retrieve their belongings. The owner arrived to find both subjects inside and notified law enforcement to have them trespassed from the property. Davis had an active warrant and was transported to the Pettis County Jail, booked, and released for first-degree trespassing and failure to appear.
9:42 p.m.: Chad Ryan Bauer, 33, of Clinton, was arrested after being stopped at Liberty Park Boulevard and Park Avenue for speeding and no plate lights. He was intoxicated by drugs and was transported to the Pettis County Jail, booked, and released for driving while intoxicated - drugs.
2:15 a.m.: Nolan R. Smith, 43, of Greenwood, was arrested after a traffic stop for no front plate and an expired rear plate near a business in the 3200 block of West Broadway Boulevard. Smith was transported to the Pettis County Jail, where he was booked and released for driving with a suspended driver's license.
2:17 a.m.: Maximus Logan Zdybel, 20, of Gilliam, was arrested after being observed in a vehicle with no plates. A traffic stop at East Broadway Boulevard and South Mildred Avenue found the driver to be intoxicated by drugs. He was taken to jail, booked and released for driving while intoxicated - drugs.
10:30 p.m.: Tiffany Ann Ditsfeld was arrested after a traffic stop in the 2900 block of West Broadway Boulevard on a stolen vehicle. The driver was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail, where she was booked and released for first-degree tampering with a motor vehicle. The vehicle was returned to its owner.
1:29 a.m.: Teghan Ella Watkins, 23, of the 2800 block of Meadow Wood Drive, was arrested after two drivers were contacted at East Broadway Boulevard and Highway M for speeding and following too closely. Watkins was intoxicated and was taken to the police department for driving while intoxicated. Watkins was released to a sober person.
1:23 a.m.: Officers responded to the 1900 block of West Broadway Boulevard for a property damage report. The caller’s statement was collected and after investigation, officers were able to determine the statement was made falsely. Charges are being requested.
4:55 p.m.: Officers were dispatched to East 19th Street and South Ingram Avenue in reference to a crash that occurred in the 1600 block of East Sixth Street. The owner of a white Toyota Prius reported a blue Chevy Impala pulled into the roadway from being parked and struck the back side of his vehicle. The driver of the Chevy said she did not see the Toyota when she attempted to enter the roadway. There were no injuries.
7:48 a.m.: Officers responded to the Missouri State Fairgrounds in reference to a vehicle theft. The reporting party stated a vehicle was stolen from a building during the overnight hours. It was recovered abandoned on the fairgrounds. No suspect has been located.
11:23 a.m.: An officer made contact with a subject who wanted to report her tires being slashed at a business in the 1100 block of South Limit Avenue. The victim said someone damaged two of her tires while she was at work and estimated the value at $380. There are no suspects.
12:08 p.m.: Officers responded to the Missouri State Fairgrounds in reference to a burglary. The reporting party stated their shed was broken into and items were stolen. No suspects have been located.
4:11 p.m.: Officers took a report of a stolen vehicle in the 400 block of North Hurley Avenue. It was recovered later that night and no suspects have been identified.
5:31 p.m.: An officer was dispatched to the 500 block of West Fourth Street for the report of a shot fired at a dog. The caller stated he was confronted by a dog that would not let him get into his house and he fired a round from his pistol when the dog came closer to him. He was not sure if he hit the dog, but it yelped and ran away. Officers took photos of the area and the pistol and attached them to the report.
5:48 p.m.: Officers made contact with a subject that was bitten by a dog running at large in the 1600 block of West Third Street. The victim had significant bite injuries and was treated at Urgent Care. The dog was placed in quarantine.
5:33 p.m.: Deputies took a report from the 25000 block of Highway 135 in Smithton for a stolen moped.
12:09 p.m.: Deputies were dispatched to the 400 block of South Walnut Street in La Monte for a report of a disturbance involving a gun. Deputies located the subject with the gun and arrested them without incident.
12:49 a.m.: Corey R. Buford, 31, of Warrensburg, was arrested for driving while intoxicated and a lane violation. He was transported to the Johnson County Jail and released.
3:20 p.m.: Caleb W. Rice, 20, of Independence, was arrested for felony unlawful use of a weapon, driving with a suspended license, and two misdemeanor warrants out of Blue Springs. He was transported to the Johnson County Jail.