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
2:14 a.m.: Samantha J. Carter, 25, of the 400 block of Albright Court, was arrested after officers responded to a residence for a well-being check. Contact was made with two juveniles found to be home alone. It was determined the juveniles have been left home alone without adult supervision for several hours. They were released to a relative. Carter was arrested and charges are being sought of three counts of abuse or neglect of a child and three counts of first-degree endangering the welfare of a child.
7:38 a.m.: Kaylea M. Markell, 27, from the 2400 block of Oak Grove Lane, was arrested after being observed driving on Winchester Drive near West Broadway Boulevard with no license plates. The suspect’s driving status was revoked and she was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail pending charges of driving with a revoked license.
11:29 p.m.: Kaslyn P. Gail, 30, of the 1400 block of South Prospect Avenue, was arrested after a traffic stop near West Broadway Boulevard and South Grand Avenue for failing to maintain a lane and expired plates. The driver was intoxicated and was placed under arrest, transported to the SPD, then released to a sober person with charges of driving while intoxicated and improper lane usage.
1:39 p.m.: Adam D. Huffman, 33, of the 400 block of East Howard Street, was arrested after a traffic stop in the area of East 16th Street and South Summit Avenue for defective brake lights and moving violations. Huffman was arrested for being intoxicated, transported to the SPD, a hospital, and then the Pettis County Jail, where he was placed on a 24-hour hold for felony driving while intoxicated.
8:10 p.m.: Ashley N. Meyrose, 37, of the 2300 block of West Main Street, was issued a summons after officers responded to a report of a verbal disturbance. Officers witnessed the caller assault another subject on scene and she was arrested and released with a municipal summons for assault.
8:57 p.m.: Leonardo Catalan Rodriguez, 21, of the 300 block of East Saline Street, was arrested after a traffic stop near the intersection of West Broadway Boulevard and Sunset Drive. The driver was arrested for driving with a suspended license, transported to the SPD, booked, and released.
10:16 p.m.: Shannon Renee Spruell, 39, of the 200 block of West Sixth Street, was arrested after a traffic stop in the area of South Ingram Avenue and East Broadway Boulevard for disobeying a stoplight. Spruell had a revoked license and was arrested, transported to the Pettis County Jail, and placed on a 24-hour hold pending a state charge of felony driving without a license.
2:09 a.m.: Zyon D. Bell, 22, of Warrensburg, was arrested after a traffic stop near West Seventh Street and South Moniteau Avenue. The driver was arrested for driving with a revoked license and transported to the Pettis County Jail where she was booked and released.
1:32 a.m.: Edward D. Miller, 58, of the 100 block of East Saline Street, was arrested after officers observed a male riding his bicycle with no lights or reflectors. When officers made contact they found he had a warrant with Pettis County. He consented to search and officers located several items of drug paraphernalia. Miller was placed under arrest and taken to the Pettis County Jail to be booked on the warrant and placed on a 24-hour hold for possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.
4:45 a.m.: David Seymour Huff, 64, of the 24000 block of Oak Grove Lane, was arrested after a traffic stop in the area of West Broadway Boulevard and South Ohio Avenue. Huff was arrested and transported to the SPD pending charges of driving with a suspended license.
8:27 a.m.: A complainant reported that she ordered items to be delivered and hadn't received them. According to the delivery service the items had been delivered. It is believed the items could have been stolen from her front porch. The approximate value of the theft is $300.
11:25 a.m.: A gun reported stolen from a vehicle in the 2500 block of Southwest Boulevard was recovered after Sedalia police responded to the American Inn in reference to a found firearm. Through the investigation, it was determined it was the stolen firearm from Aug. 25.
11:53 a.m.: Officers took a report in the SPD lobby in reference to a possible scam. The caller reported opening an attachment to an email causing the computer to be locked up and directing her to contact the phone number. The subject on the phone attempted to get personal information. Nothing was known to have been taken and a report was made for documentation purposes.
3:21 p.m.: Michael K. Moore, 42, of Sedalia, was arrested after officers were dispatched to the 700 block of East Broadway Boulevard in reference to a possible disturbance with weapons. Witnesses described a male subject yelling about people coming after him with a gun. A short time after this, officers received information about the subject going into another business in the 800 block of East Broadway. The suspect was taken into custody, transported to the Pettis County Jail and placed on a 24-hour hold pending the filing of state charges for trespassing and property damage.
5:03 p.m.: Officers responded to the 2000 block of West 14th Street in reference to a disturbance between two juveniles. The juveniles were arguing after one of them sold the other a vape pen that did not work. Neither was allowed to have the vape pen and it was confiscated. A juvenile referral was completed on both subjects.
5:29 p.m.: An officer was dispatched to the 1600 block of East Fifth Street for a report of property damage. The complainant stated someone damaged two windows on the south side of her garage with an estimated value of the damage of $200. There are no suspects.
7:31 p.m.: An officer was dispatched to the church at 300 East Boonville Road in reference to a theft. A few items were reported stolen and a theft report was completed.
8:58 a.m.: The SPD took a report of property damage in the 1500 block of South Harrison Avenue. The complainant stated that sometime the night before, someone broke the window to their residence.
1:53 p.m.: Officers took a report of a 9mm pistol valued at $551 stolen from an unsecured vehicle in the 500 block of West Second Street.
6:43 p.m.: An officer took a burglary report in the 3700 block of South Limit Avenue. The caller reported a burglary on or before Sept. 7 and stated many items were taken from inside the business and wires to electronics had been cut.
7:40 p.m.: Officers responded to a business in the 2700 block of West Broadway Boulevard in reference to a theft that had just occurred. Employees stated a man came into the store to try on a pair of shoes then grabbed a backpack and left the store without paying. The suspect has not been identified at this time.
Sept . 19
12:12 p.m.: An officer responded to Motel 6, 3402 W. Broadway Blvd., in reference to a hit-and-run. The owner of a Chrysler 300 reported that overnight someone had struck their vehicle causing damage. The suspects left the scene without providing any information.
2:04 p.m.: The SPD received a report of theft. The victim reported someone had stolen both of the license plates from his truck.
3:05 p.m.: A subject reported a trespass against a business in the 3200 block of West Broadway Boulevard. The complainant was an asset protection associate who had issued the suspect a notification of restriction from the property that she had signed before being arrested for stealing. She was seen again in the store and asked to leave. A video was provided to the police.
6:38 p.m.: An officer was dispatched to East Sixth Street and South Massachusetts Avenue in reference to a recovered stolen vehicle. A stolen vehicle report was made.
6:58 p.m.: An officer was dispatched to the 1400 block of South Moniteau Avenue for the theft of a bicycle. The caller stated someone had stolen a bicycle out of their front yard.
7:46 p.m.: Officers responded to the 1100 block of West 10th Street in reference to a burglary in progress. The witness was able to follow the suspects and lead the officers to them. Officers made contact with three juveniles who were subsequently released to their parents. Charges of second-degree burglary and second-degree property damage will be sent to the Pettis County Juvenile Office.
Pettis County Sheriff's Office
9:40 a.m.: Deputies took a report of fraud from the 600 block of West 32nd Street.
Missouri State Highway Patrol
9:03 p.m.: Anthony R. Karch, 37, of Olean, was arrested in Morgan County for driving while intoxicated with a person less than 17 in the vehicle, and careless and imprudent driving involving a crash. He was transported to the Morgan County Jail and placed on a 12-hour hold.
11:02 p.m.: Dalton R. Ehrman, 25, of Clinton, was arrested in Henry County for driving while intoxicated, driving with a revoked driver's license, and speeding. He was transported to the Henry County Jail and released.
7:36 p.m.: Dylan E. Thompson, 41, of Vail, Colorado, was arrested in Saline County for felony possession of a controlled substance. He was transported to the Saline County Jail and placed on a 24-hour hold.
9:32 p.m.: Lauren A. Davis, 31, of Adrian, was arrested in Pettis County for driving while intoxicated-drugs with a person in a vehicle under 17. She was transported to the Pettis County Jail and released.