Sedalia Police were called to Walmart just after 1 p.m. on December 18 to investigate a hit-and-run accident in the parking lot.

Police say a 1999 Mercury was struck while parked, and that the vehicle that caused the accident left the area without providing information. A witness observed the accident and provided police with information about the suspect's vehicle.

The suspect vehicle was located and the driver was determined to be a juvenile with a permit. A juvenile referral for leaving the scene of an accident was completed and forwarded to the juvenile office.