A Kansas City man accused of attempting to pass a fake $100 bill at a local drive-thru was arrested on Sunday in Sedalia. According to police, the suspect's vehicle was stopped on 16th St. and 19-year-old Jonathan William Donovan was taken into custody and transported to the Pettis County Jail. Donovan was placed on a 24-hour hold, pending action by the prosecutor's office.


Two Sedalia residents were arrested and a child was removed from a home in the 1000 block of S. Monroe after the Mid-Missouri Drug Task Force reportedly discovered a large amount of methamphetamine and a Glock 9mm. According to the Pettis County Sheriff's Office, deputies and detectives seared a search search warrant at the residence on November 1 around 6:45 p.m. The two suspects arrested were identified as Nathan MP Smith and Chelsea Archambault. The child was released to a family member. The sheriff's office says that the Glock had been converted into a fully automatic pistol. Smith was charged with second degree trafficking, unlawful use of a weapon/ possession of a weapon and felony controlled substance, and endangering the welfare of a child involving drugs. Archambault was later released from the Pettis County Jail with charges pending.


Two people were arrested on November 3 around 2 a.m. after Sedalia Police were dispatched to a business in the 3200 block of west Broadway Blvd. for a theft in progress. Police were told that two suspects in the store had concealed items on them and were about to leave the store. Police were told that the suspects had also stolen items from the store earlier int he night. According to a police report, both 19-year-old Angel Escobar and 20-year-old Carlos Edwardo Aguirre Jr. had concealed items on their persons. Both were arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail.


A Sedalia man was arrested following a non-injury accident on November 3 at the intersection of W. Broadway Blvd. and S. Limit Ave. Sedalia Police say an SUV turning east onto Broadway turned wide and struck the center median. The driver was believed to be intoxicated and was transported to the police department. 41-year-old Inocenter Prisciliano-Miranda was processed and released with a November court date for driving while intoxicated and driving without a license.