Sedalia Police Crime Reports: Afternoon of February 6, 2013
The following crime reports are from the afternoon of Feb. 6, 2013.
34-year-old Sedalia man in jail for yelling at an attendant at a Casey’s
At 6:45 this (Wednesday) morning, Sedalia police responded to the Casey’s Convenience Store, located at 3101 Clinton Road, on a disturbance. Upon arrival, officers made contact with the suspect, 34-year-old Shaun Paxton of Sedalia, who reportedly was yelling at an attendant, which was disturbing customers. Paxton was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail where he was placed on 24-hour hold pending further action.
Three Traffic stops result in arrest for three Sedalia men
Just before 2:00 Tuesday night, Sedalia police stopped a vehicle in the 1800 block of South Osage for speeding. A check on the driver, 33-year-old Steven Larch of Sedalia, revealed he was revoked and had a failure to appear warrant for expired plates. Larch was arrested and taken to the Pettis County jail pending a bond of $250 on the warrant.
At 10:19 Wednesday night, Sedalia police stopped a vehicle at 16th and Harrison for expired registration. A check on the driver, 26-year-old Antonio Rubio of Sedalia, revealed he did not have an operator’s license. At the time of the police report Rubio was in the Pettis County Jail pending a $109 cash only bond.
Around 11:20 Wednesday night, 26-year-old Blake Jones was arrested for driving while suspended during a traffic stop for expired registration. Jones was transported to the Pettis County jail where he was booked and released with a court date.
Two $20 counterfeit bills passed at a local convenience store
The Sedalia police responded to the Fav-Trip Convenience Store at 200 West Broadway on a report of counterfeit bills. Upon arrival, the employee told officers she had received two $20 bills that were counterfeit. The police report states the complainant was able to identify the suspect. There was no other information available at news time.
Drug paraphernalia found behind an east side church
On Monday, a complainant in the 1000 block of East 5th reported she had found a black case with two syringes behind the East Sedalia Baptist Church. Sedalia police officers destroyed the syringes.
Handicap mirror tag stolen from a woman’s car at Walmart
Monday afternoon, Sedalia police took a theft complaint from a victim at the police station. According to the female victim, sometime someone stole the handicap mirror tag from her car while she was parked in the Walmart parking lot between 1:00 and 2:00 that afternoon. There were no suspects at the time of the police report.
Thieves target local convenience stores in Sedalia
At 6:37 Tuesday evening, a complainant at the Breaktime Convenience Store, located at 318 West Broadway, reported she had observed a black male subject steal $3.44 worth of candy from the store. The theft was reportedly captured on security video and officers are continuing to investigate.