Sedalia Police were dispatched to the Missouri State Fairgrounds on October 25 on a report of a physical disturbance. While investigating the incident, it was discovered that one of the men involved had three local Sedalia warrants. 50-year-old Eric B. Franken was arrested. Due to injuries not related to the arrest or warrants, Franken was refused admittance into the Pettis County Jail and was transported to Bothwell Regional Health Center for treatment. He was then released from the care of physicians and was transported to the Pettis County Jail.


On October 25 Sedalia Police took a report of theft from Pit Crew Auto on W. Benton St. The owner of a vehicle reported that sometime between October 11 and October 25 someone stole his front and rear license plates off of his vehicle while it was in the shop parking lot. There are no suspects in the case.


A Sedalia woman was arrested on October 25 after police were dispatched to a disturbance in the 1500 block of E. 9th St. Police say 51-year-old Sheila L. Pickett was in violation of a full order of protection. Pickett was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail, where she was booked and released.


A Sedalia woman was arrested following a traffic stop on October 24. Police say the registered owner of a blue Mitsubishi Eclipse had active warrants and a suspended license. 42-yea-old Nancy A. Scribner was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail, where she was booked and released on a state charge of driving while suspended. Bond for two active Henry County warrants was set at $502 cash or surety.