Traffic stop results in arrest for a passenger in the vehicle Wednesday

At 2:34 Wednesday afternoon Sedalia Police stopped a vehicle at 16th and New York for speeding. A subsequent check on the occupants of the vehicle revealed a passenger with a probation and parole warrant out of Jefferson City. Arrested at the scene was 26-year-old Christina Marie Forsee of Sedalia. She was transported to the Pettis County jail pending further action on the warrant.

Warrant check nets a 23-year-old Sedalia man

Around 12:30 Tuesday afternoon Sedalia Police conducted a warrant check at a residence in the 500 block of West 3rd. Upon arrival officers made contact with the suspect, 23-year-old Joseph Thomas Fritz II. Following confirmation of the warrant Fritz was arrested and taken to the Pettis County jail pending a $1000 bond.

3-year-old is child bitten on the ear by a dog Wednesday night

Just before 11pm Wednesday night Sedalia Police responded to the Bothwell Hospital Emergency room on a reported dog bite involving a 3-year-old child. Upon arrival the mother of the child said he was bitten on the ear by a dog, that was at her home while she was at work. The child was treated and released according to the [police report. There was no mention of the dog in the report.

Property damage reported to a residence and a garage in the 1400 block of South Moniteau

Tuesday morning a complainant in the 1400 block of South Moniteau reported a case of property damage to a relative’s property. Upon arrival the complainant reported one window had been broken out of the residence, and fourteen out of the garage on the property. The damage estimate was placed at $80.

Several thefts reported to the Sedalia Police in Sedalia

On Tuesday a candidate running for office in April reported her political sinage had been removed from several sites around town.

A power washer was reported stolen from a residence in the 400 block of North Mill Wednesday afternoon.

A $60 motorcycle helmet was reported stolen from a man’s Harley Davidson Motor Cycle while it was parked in the 100 block of South Ohio Wednesday morning.

A bicycle was reported stolen from the back yard of a residence in the 1200 block of South Kentucky.

There are no suspects in these thefts, but if anyone has any information on any of these thefts, you are encouraged to call the TIPS Hotline at 827-TIPS or 827-8477, or the Sedalia Police Department at 826-8100.