Sedalia Police and Pettis County Sheriff’s Crime Reports: Afternoon of October 10, 2013
The following Sedalia Police and Pettis County Sheriff's crime reports are from the afternoon of Oct. 10, 2013.
Sedalia woman arrested on a Pettis County warrant
At 8:45 this morning, Sedalia police were dispatched to a residence in the 1900 block of South Lamine on a woman with an active Pettis County warrant. Upon arrival, officers located the suspect, identified as 25-year-old Amy Wright of Sedalia. Following confirmation of the warrant Wright was arrested and transported to the Pettis County jail pending a $6000 bond.
Sheriff’s Deputies arrest a 34-year-old Sedalia man for driving while intoxicated
Around 3:45 this morning, Pettis County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 34-year-old Damon J. Gale of Sedalia on a charge of driving while intoxicated. The Sheriff’s report states the arrest was made during an investigation of a non-injury accident on Dresden road.
Trucker involved in an early Tuesday morning hit-and-run accident sought
Just after 9:00 Tuesday morning, Sedalia police investigated a hit-and-run accident at Main and Ohio involving a traffic signal. According to the police report, a tractor trailer struck the signal and pole, causing damage to the light covering. The report also states the pole was leaning. The driver of the truck is being sought at news time.
Thefts reported in the city Tuesday and Wednesday
At 4:10 Wednesday afternoon, the manager of the Woods Supermarket reported a theft to Sedalia police. According to the manager, a suspect bought a bale of straw from the store. After loading the straw outside, the suspect returned and stole a pumpkin valued at $3.98. There was no other information available at news time.
Just before 12:30 on Tuesday afternoon, Sedalia police were dispatched to Family Pawn at 2805 West Broadway on a reported theft of a gun. Upon arrival, officers were shown a Winchester 94 30/30 rifle believed to have been stolen in Warrensburg. The rifle was put on hold by the pawn shop and the Warrensburg Police Department was notified.
Tuesday afternoon a victim in the 1000 block of West 7th reported a yard ornament was stolen from his front yard. The victim said the ornament is the character Mike Wazowski from the movie “Monsters Inc.” The character is further described as a wire statue with a mesh covering and green and blue lights. The ornament was purchased at Lowe’s for $60 according to the victim.
A victim in the 1700 block of South Carr reported a pink and white bicycle valued at $80 was stolen from their property sometime after midnight Tuesday. There are no suspects.