Sedalia Police Crime Reports: Afternoon of August 13, 2013
The following Sedalia Police crime reports are from the afternoon of Aug. 13, 2013.
Sedalia man arrested at the Missouri State Fair on a trespass charge
At 10:20 Monday night, a Sedalia police report states a subject was observed yelling at a patron at the Missouri State Fairgrounds who had no dealings with him. Upon contact with the suspect, he was found to be a suspect who had been issued a trespass notice earlier that night for aggressive behavior towards an admissions employee. The suspect, identified as 34-year-old Shawn Roberts of Sedalia, was arrested and handcuffed by a Missouri State Highway Patrolman, then transferred to an officer with the Sedalia Police Department. At the time of the report, Roberts was on 24-hour hold in the Pettis County Jail pending formal charges.
Domestic dispute ends with a male suspect’s arrest on a warrant
Around 6:00 Monday evening, Sedalia police responded to an apartment in the 500 block of West 2nd on a reported verbal argument between a husband and wife. Upon arrival, officers conducted a check on the male suspect and found he had an active warrant out of Pettis County for 2nd degree assault, a felony. Arrested at the scene was 28-year-old Joshua Fink of the residence. Fink was taken to the Pettis County Jail pending a $5000 bond on the warrant.
Traffic stop nets a Sedalia man with a warrant
Just before 5:30 Monday evening, Sedalia police stopped a vehicle in the area of 3rd and Lafayette for expired registration. A check on the driver revealed he had a failure to appear warrant. The suspect, 23-year-old Jonathon Cunningham of Sedalia, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County jail pending an $88.50 bond.
Sedalia man reports his storage unit broken into and $7500 in items stolen
Around 2:00 Monday afternoon, a male victim reported that his storage unit had been broken into sometime since the July 16. The victim said the lock was cut off of the storage unit and approximately $7500 in items were stolen. There was no suspect information in the police report.
Thieves steal several hundred dollars in fishing equipment from man’s boat
At 3:30 Sunday afternoon, Sedalia police took a theft complaint from a Sedalia man in the 1800 block of South Missouri. The victim reported that numerous fishing items were taken from his boat parked in his driveway. The victim told officers he left the fishing equipment sitting on the boat when he came home from fishing, and when he checked on it later, the equipment was gone. The equipment was valued at several hundreds of dollars according to the police report. There were no suspects.