Sedalia Police and Pettis County Sheriff’s Crime Reports: Afternoon of April 22, 2014
The following Sedalia Police and Pettis County Sheriff’s crime reports are from the afternoon of Tuesday, April 22, 2014.
Intoxicated Sedalia man arrested Saturday night
At 9:38 Saturday night, Sedalia Police responded to a 911 call from a man yelling that someone was trying to kill him. Upon arrival, they located the man, identified as 25-year-old Jermaine Williams, who was reportedly intoxicated on narcotics. Williams resisted arrest and kept yelling about people trying to kill him, which the report states was not the case. At the time of the police report, Williams was in the Pettis County Jail pending a bond of $1067.
Man arrested Sunday night for ordinance violations
Around 11:15 Sunday night, Sedalia Police received a call on a man who was in a business for a long time and acting strange, which worried an employee of the business. The suspect left the business prior to the arrival of officers, but was located a short time later. The man, identified as 37-year-old James Keonk, was walking in the 1600 block of East Broadway drinking from an open container of alcohol, a violation of city ordinance. Kronk was arrested and taken to the Pettis County Jail pending a $134 bond.
Sedalia woman arrested for failure to obey and resisting arrest
Around 11:30 Friday night, Sedalia Police arrested 23-year-old Alyssa Rhodes of Sedalia on charges of failure to obey and resisting arrest. The arrest came during an investigation of noise complaint in the 1100 block of South Quincy when the suspect interfered with police officers as they were talking to the driver of a vehicle of which she was a passenger. Rhodes was taken to the Pettis County Jail pending a $1067 bond.
Revoked driver arrested during a traffic stop for not signaling
At 9:24 Monday night, Sedalia Police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle at 27th and LaGrand Avenue for not signaling turns. Upon contact with the driver, 46-year-old James Seymore of Sedalia, he was found to be revoked. Seymore was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail pending a $533.50 bond.
Two dog bites are reported in Sedalia
Around 7:15 Saturday night, Sedalia Police responded to the Bothwell Hospital on the report of a dog bite. According to the parent of the victim, she was running at the Clover Dell Dog Park when a dog ran up and bit her in the side. The girl was treated for minor injuries. The dog’s owner told officers the dog had all of its vaccinations. The report was turned over to animal control.
Just after 7 p.m. Monday night, Sedalia Police investigated a dog bite in the 1000 Block of South Merrian Avenue. The details of the bite were not in the report, but the victim sought treatment later. The police report states the owner of the dog was cited for having an animal running loose and given a court date.
Thefts and property damage galore reported over the past several days in Sedalia
Around 12:45 Monday afternoon, a man in the 1800 block of South Prospect reported that his $250 portable basketball hoop was stolen. A witness reportedly saw two white men in their 20s drive away with the hoop in the back of a green F-150 Pickup. The thieves had not been located as of news time.
On Monday morning, a complainant at the Water Treatment Plant at 27882 “U” Highway reported someone damaged some property at the plant.
A woman in the 400 block of East 17th reported that someone stole cash, 55 prescription pills and Kendal E-Reader from her purse, which was in her vehicle parked in her driveway.
A lawnmower was reported stolen from a home in the 2600 block of North Woodlawn Drive.
$400 worth of items were reported stolen from a vehicle in the 1700 block of South Osage overnight Monday.
At 2:24 Monday afternoon, RCL Wiring at 601 Marshall Ave. reported that some scrap metal was stolen from the business.
On Monday evening, Sedalia Police took a theft complaint from a woman in the 1800 block of South Osage. Someone stole the woman’s $200 boots from her front porch sometime between 11 a.m., and 9 p.m. on Sunday.
A female victim in Smithton reported the theft of her Garmin GPS device that was attached to the window of her vehicle sometime Saturday night or Sunday morning.
If you have any information on any of these cases, please call the TIPS Hotline at 660-827-TIPS (8477).