On Monday (Aug 6), Sedalia Police made contact with multiple people at the Car Wash in the 300 block of W. 7th Street. Dispatch advised that one suspect had an active felony FTA warrant from the state of Florida. The suspect, 64-year old Rita A. Tedder (homeless), was arrested and taken to the Pettis County Jail, pending a charge of Being a Fugitive from Justice. No further details were available in the report.


On Sunday (Aug 5), Sedalia Police were dispatched to the 900 block of S. Barrett Ave for a report of a man at the front door of a house ringing a doorbell. The caller told police that she did not recognize the man. Upon arrival officers noticed the man, 19-year old Keyshawn J. Flowers, sitting on the stairs of the front porch at the residence. Investigation revealed Flowers had a warrant. Police also reportedly located marijuana. Flowers was arrested and placed on the twenty-four hold in the Pettis County Jail. There were no further details listed in the report.


Early Saturday morning (Aug 4), the Missouri State Highway Patrol arrested 29-year old Jennifer L. Dove, of Sedalia, for DWI and failing to drive on the right half of the roadway.

Kurt Parsons