This article is compiled from the Sedalia Police Department reports.
Early Wednesday morning, a car was stopped in the area of South Lamine Avenue and East Broadway Boulevard. The car had a headlight out and signs of impairment were witnessed by Officers, including stopping for a green light. After an investigation, it was determined the driver was impaired by drugs. During a search of the car after a positive alert from K9 Cav, a meth crystal was located in the car. Cody Christian Paxton, 29, of Sedalia, was taken to the Pettis County Jail, where he was found to be concealing marijuana. Paxton was placed on a 24 hour hold on state charges of Possession of Methamphetamine, Introduction of a Controlled Substance into a Jail Facility, Driving While Intoxicated by Drugs, and Possession of Marijuana.
Tuesday morning, Officers were dispatched to speak with a subject by phone who wanted to report his catalytic converter was stolen from his vehicle in the 1500 block of South Prospect Avenue. When Officers made contact with Tyler W. Pettigrew, he informed them that the theft occurred between Monday evening and Tuesday morning. The estimated value of the converter was $300. There are no suspects at this time.
Sedalia Police responded to the 600 block of East 13th Street for a report of theft Monday afternoon. On arrival, Officers met with Jason Young, who stated multiple mechanic related items were stolen from outside the residence. The total theft was valued at $3,598. At the time of the report, a suspect has not been located.
Early Wednesday morning, Officers conducted a vehicle stop near the intersection of West Magnolia Street and South Missouri Avenue. The driver was arrested for a Pettis County warrant for Failure to Appear on original charges of Driving While Revoked. Lenzie L. Holt, 52, of Sedalia, was transported to the Pettis County Jail, with a $250 cash only bond.
A car was stopped in the area of South Limit Avenue and West Main Street for speeding Tuesday morning. After an investigation, it was determined that the driver was intoxicated, in possession of marijuana, and in possession of drug paraphernalia. Jimmie Seth Curry, 22, of Sedalia, was arrested and transported to the Sedalia Police Department. Curry was then released to a sober person pending municipal charges of Driving While Intoxicated, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Speeding (57 mph in a 40 mph).
Tuesday evening, Officers responded to the 2400 block of West 1st Street Terrace in reference to a run away juvenile. Katrina Miesner reported that her juvenile daughter ran away from home. She has not returned home at the time of the report. No foul play is suspected.
Sedalia Police stopped an SUV in the area of East 14th Street and South Ingram Avenue Tuesday night. A DOR check revealed the driver’s status was suspended. Robert Williams Summers, 47, of Marshall, was arrested and taken to the Pettis County Jail, where he was booked and released on a state charge of Driving While Suspended.
Tuesday night, Officers were dispatched to the Wal Mart store, 3201 West Broadway Boulevard, in reference to a theft that occurred the previous day. Asset Protection recognized the suspect and requested charges be filed and the suspect to be trespassed. There was a second unidentified suspect.
Officers responded to the Wal Mart store, 3201 West Broadway Boulevard, in reference to a theft not in progress Tuesday night. The caller stated that they had verified through video that two suspects had skipped scanning items at the self checkout and stole over $100 worth of items. One suspect has been identified and charges will be sent to the prosecutor. The other subject has not been identified.
Late Tuesday night, Officers responded to the Bothwell Regional Health Center Emergency Room for a report of a dog bite injury. The juvenile victim reported that she was attacked by a dog in the area of East 19th Street and South Ohio Avenue. The victim sustained an injury to her arm where the dog bit her. The animal nor its owner have been identified.
Sedalia Police were dispatched to the 1500 block of South Grand Avenue in reference to a domestic disturbance. A son and his step father had been involved in a physical altercation. Due to conflicting stories and a lack of physical evidence, a primary physical aggressor could not be determined. A 12 hour log was implemented and a detailed report is being completed documenting the incident.
Officers were dispatched to the 900 block of East 10th Street in reference to a burglary Tuesday afternoon. When Officers arrived, they made contact with Michael A. Parrish. Parrish stated that earlier that morning, someone had entered the garage at the residence and took items. There were signs of forced entry into the side door of the garage.
Monday morning, Sedalia Police began investigating a report of sexual abuse of a child that took place in the 600 block of East Broadway Boulevard. The case is currently under investigation.
Tuesday morning, Officers were dispatched to the Casey’s store, 716 West 16th Street, in reference to a found bicycle. Kristina L. Moore reported that the bicycle had been left at the store for several days. The bicycle was a 20 inch Mongoose brand, white in color with black accents. Officers transported the bicycle to the bike shed. It will be placed into evidence as found property.
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