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
Evening: Deputies and Mid-Missouri Drug Task Force detectives responded to a residence in the 400 block of East Seventh Street where contact was made with the resident who was the suspect in the distribution of a controlled substance. The suspect came to the door and detectives smelled a strong odor of marijuana coming from the residence. Detectives were given consent to search the residence and a large amount of cocaine, marijuana, and packaging materials was discovered. The items along with a pistol and a large amount of U.S. currency were seized. Minors were inside the residence where the narcotics were in reach.
On Nov. 23, a warrant was issued for the suspect, who turned herself in. Melissa Schreuders, of the 400 block of East Seventh Street, was arrested for delivery of a controlled substance, unlawful use of a weapon, possession of marijuana and unlawful transaction with a child. Schreuders posted her bond amount of $35,000.
Missouri State Highway Patrol
2:45 p.m.: Jennifer D. Hollobaugh, 36, of Eldon, was arrested in Benton County for felony possession of a controlled substance and a misdemeanor Miller County warrant.