Sedalia Police recently conducted a special operation that included saturation patrols in areas around Sedalia with high incident rates for drug activity which resulted in multiple arrests.

Police say the operation was conducted December 5, 6, and 7. The group is a proactive unit that consists of Patrol Officers and Detectives from the Sedalia Police Department. A press release from SPD says when activated, this unit analyzes crime trends in the community and targets the areas of highest concern.

Officers made 53 traffic stops and 14 arrests. Eight of these arrests were for drugs. Throughout the operation, police seized heroin, ecstasy, methamphetamine, marijuana, and drug paraphernalia. The stops also resulted in the clearance of 8 outstanding arrest warrants.

SPD says the following individuals were arrested or had charges submitted against them during the saturation patrols:

30-year old Holly N. Jett
• Resisting Arrest
• Possession of Methamphetamine (Meth)

21-year old Jacob J. Copeland
• Possession of Marijuana
• Possession with Intent to Distribute (Heroin)
• Possession with Intent to Distribute (Ecstasy)

26-year old Tyler D. Slayden
• Possession of Marijuana
• Driving While Suspended

37-year old Robert M. Williams
• Pettis County Warrant

18-year old Cordero V. Anderson
• Possession of Marijuana 
• Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
• Endangering the Welfare of a Child 2nd Degree
• Unlawful Transaction with a Child

21-year old Jasmine D. Hagan
• Possession of Marijuana
• Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
• Endangering the Welfare of a Child 2nd Degree
• Unlawful Transaction with a Child

42-year old Misty R. Logan
• Sedalia Warrant

34-year old Jessica D. Jenkins
• Possession of Meth
• Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

31-year old Nickolis D. Harves
• Possession of Meth
• Possession of Marijuana
• Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
• Unlawful Transaction with a Child
• Kansas City Police Department Warrant

31-year old Travis D. Eldred
• Possession of Meth
• Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
• Pettis County Warrant
• Sedalia Warrant

31-year old Dakota A. Gregg
• Driving While Revoked

31-year old Shaevon M. Collins
• Sedalia Warrant

24-year old Schyler A. Ray
• Sedalia Warrant
• Pettis County Warrant
• Morgan County Warrant

37-year old Scott Pritchett
• Possession of Meth
• Possession of Marijuana
• Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Randy Kirby