Sedalia Police Crime And MSHP Accident Reports: Afternoon of December 12, 2013
The following Sedalia Police crime reports and Missouri State Highway Patrol accident reports are from the afternoon of Dec. 12, 2013.
Fight with shots fired lands two men in jail Wednesday night
At 10:30 Wednesday night, Sedalia Police were dispatched to a residence in the 1700 block of East 7th on a report of a fight and shots fired. Upon arrival, the caller told officers that a suspect identified as 26-year-old Adam McCallister of Sedalia had assaulted their stepfather who was in town from Arkansas. The caller also told officers McCallister struck the stepfather with his fist, and then held a knife to his throat threatening his life. McCallister was located at his residence a short time later and arrested. At the time of the report, McCallister was in the Pettis County Jail on 2nd degree assault charges. The police report states they also arrested 18-year-old Joshua McCallister of the residence who had reportedly retrieved a firearm and discharged it into the air during the fight. Joshua McCallister was being held in the Pettis County Jail at the time of the police report for 1st degree assault, unlawful use, tampering and possession.
Traffic stop Wednesday night results in drug related charges for a Sedalia man
Just before 8:00 Wednesday night, Sedalia police stopped a vehicle at 16th and Kentucky for disobeying a stop sign. During an investigation, the police report states a K9 alerted on the vehicle, indicating a controlled substance. Arrested at the scene was 32-year-old Justin Lange. Lange was transported to the Pettis County Jail and placed on 24-hour hold pending charges for failure to obey a stop sign and drug related charges.
Benton County accident injures a Warsaw man Wednesday evening
At 6:18 Wednesday evening, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a one vehicle accident on Route “A” and Meisner Road in Benton County. The accident occurred as the 2003 Dodge driven by 88-year-old Robert Oelrich of Mora travelled off the roadway, struck an embankment and overturned onto its side. Oelrichs suffered moderate injuries and was transported to Bothwell Regional Health Center by EMS for treatment.
65-year-old Wellington woman injured in a Lafayette County accident
Just after 10:00 Tuesday morning, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported an injury accident in a Lafayette County. The accident report states the driver of 2007 Nissan, 65-year-old Sheila Morgan of Wellington, Mo., lost control of her vehicle on Highway 224 two miles West of Wellington due to slush on the roadway. The accident report states that as Morgan was making a turn, the vehicle traveled into a ditch, then struck a fence and a barn, coming to rest on its side. Morgan received minor injuries in the accident and was transported to Centerpoint Medical Center by Wellington Ambulance for treatment.