Sedalia Police and Pettis County Deputies were involved in a high speed pursuit just before 9 p.m. on Saturday.

According to a police report, an officer attempted to stop a vehicle with no license plate in the area of 6th and Hancock. The vehicle fled at a high rate of speed, then left the city limits in the area of Cedar and Griessen. A Pettis County Deputy located the vehicle, abandoned, a short time later on the Katy Trail near Griessen.

Police say they were contacted about a stolen vehicle by the vehicle's owner around 11:30 p.m. The owner said that the vehicle had been taken without permission. Police determined that the suspect was known to the owner of the vehicle. Police have not located the suspect.

Randy Kirby