Sedalia Police Crime Reports: Afternoon of August 26, 2013
The following Sedalia Police crime reports are from the afternoon of Aug. 26, 2013.
Two New Orleans men arrested for trespassing on a Railroad Train
At 9:30 Friday night, the Sedalia Police Department received a call from a Union Pacific Railroad Engineer. According to the engineer, there were two men on the train inside the rear engine control compartment. The police report states the two men were located and arrested when the train stopped at the Depot at 100 Pacific Avenue. The suspects, identified as 30-year-old Hans Karhu-Weiz and 29-year-old Benjamin Asher, both of New Orleans, La. were arrested and take to the Pettis County Jail pending charges of trespassing on railroad property.
Sedalia man arrested on multiple charges after fleeing an accident
Around 11:30 Saturday night, Sedalia police responded to an accident on 15th and Hancock where a suspect was running from the scene. Upon arrival, officers located the man walking, and he fled the area again. The suspect, identified as 20-year-old Isidro Ignaceo of Sedalia, was found hiding in a garden behind his residence. He was arrested and taken to the Pettis County jail where he was placed on 24-hour hold pending formal charges of driving while intoxicated, leaving the scene of an accident and no operator’s license.
Warrant check results in arrest for a Sedalia woman
Just after 6:00 Friday evening, Sedalia police conducted a warrant check on a subject at a residence in the 1400 block of South Carr. Following confirmation of the warrant for failure to appear out of Henry County, officers arrested Maya Vandevere of the residence, and transported her to the Pettis County jail pending a $1000 bond.
Sedalia woman arrested on a Saline County warrant Saturday afternoon
Just before 4:00 on Saturday afternoon, Sedalia police were investigating a case of stealing in the 1600 block of East 9th. The police report states that during the investigation, they learned the woman they were speaking to had an active warrant out of Saline County. Arrested at the scene was 30-year-old Jaclyn Pummill of Sedalia. Pummill was arrested and taken to the Pettis County Jail pending a $1000 cash only bond.
Sedalia man arrested in Lafayette County for the theft of a Sedalia woman’s vehicle
On Saturday, a female victim in the 1000 block of East 7th reported her vehicle was stolen sometime overnight. The suspect was located with the vehicle in Lafayette County around 9:45 Sunday morning according to the police report, and the suspect, 39-year-old Christopher Cruzan of Sedalia, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail. Cruzan was placed on 24-hour hold pending formal charges of theft of a motor vehicle.
Traffic stop nets Marshall Man driving while suspended
Around 4:30 Sunday afternoon, Sedalia police stopped a vehicle at 3rd and Limit with no front license plate. A check through dispatch revealed the driver, 22-year-old Brian McClellan of Marshall, was a suspended driver. McClellan was arrested and taken to the Pettis County Jail where he was given a court date and released on his own recognizance.
Burglars target Moose Lodge Stand at the Fairgrounds
On Sunday morning, the Sedalia police were called to the Moose Lodge stand at the Missouri State Fairgrounds on a burglary and theft complaint. Upon arrival, the complainant reported that while he was cleaning up the stand after the fair, he found that the walk in cooler had sustained over $500 in damages when thieves broke into it. Once inside, thieves reportedly made off with a 100 quart cooler that contained over $100 in various bottles of alcohol. There were no suspects at the time of the police report.
Copper thieves steal air conditioner lines from Scottish Rite Mas Temple on West Broadway
At 11:18 Saturday morning, Sedalia police responded to the Scottish Rite Mas Temple at 601 West Broadway on a theft complaint. Upon arrival, the complainant told officers that someone cut the copper pipes off of the air conditioning unit on the West side of the building sometime between 11:00 Friday morning and 10:30 Saturday morning. There were no suspects at news time.
Two juveniles report being shot by a BB gun from a car Saturday night
Around 9:15 Saturday night, two juvenile males came to the police station to report they had been shot at with a BB gun or Airsoft gun from a vehicle. The victims said a maroon Chevy Impala drove by them and the passenger shot at them. One of the victims had minor injuries to his buttocks. There are no suspects.
Boyfriend steals woman’s television
A woman in the 2400 block of West Main reported that her boyfriend had stolen her television. An investigation is ongoing.