Here are your Sedalia Police crime reports and Missouri State Highway Patrol accident reports for the afternoon of October 10, 2012.


Sedalia man arrested for failure to appear on a Morgan County Warrant

At 11:45 Tuesday night, Sedalia police attempted to make contact with a man walking in the street at 5th and Washington, but the man ran between houses in the area. The police report states the man was found with another subject standing in front of a residence in the 400 block of East 5th. According to the police report, a check through dispatch revealed one of the subjects had a failure to appear warrant out of Morgan County. Officers arrested 19-year-old Robert Anderson of Sedalia and transported him to the Pettis County jail. The police report states Anderson was being held on the no bond warrant.


38-year-old Sedalia man in jail for stealing at Walmart

Around 11:30 Tuesday night, Sedalia police arrested 38-year-old Layard Taylor of Sedalia for stealing at the Walmart Store. The police report states Layard was taken into custody as he left the store with $64.26 in merchandise he had reportedly not paid for.  At the time of the police report, he was being held in the Pettis County jail pending a $531.50 bond.


Female suspect arrested at Walmart on a burglary 2nd degree charge

At 11:32 Tuesday night, 33-year-old Becky Taylor of Sedalia was arrested at the Walmart Store by Sedalia police on a charge of 2nd degree burglary.  She was taken to the Pettis County Jail and placed on 24-hour hold pending formal charges.


Thieves target an upstairs apartment in the 400 block of East 7th

Just after 1 o’clock this morning, Sedalia police took a theft complaint from a victim in the 400 block of East 7th. According to the complainant, someone entered his unoccupied apartment through an upstairs window sometime overnight and took a laptop computer valued at $500 and $180 in bills. There was no information on a possible suspect in the police report.


Windsor woman reports stereo equipment is stolen from her vehicle

At 9:30 this morning, a Windsor woman filed a theft complaint with the Sedalia Police Department. According to the complainant, someone entered her unlocked vehicle sometime overnight and stole a CD/Radio Stereo, an amp with blue light and an MTX Speaker. The victim said her vehicle was parked in the 3100 block of Brianna Drive at the time. There are no suspects at news time.


Warsaw woman suffers moderate injuries in a Benton County accident Tuesday afternoon

At 4:40 Tuesday afternoon,, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a one-vehicle accident on Lost Valley Road two miles East of Main Street in Benton County. The accident occurred as the driver of a 2000 Chevrolet, 23-year-old Christine Stacherski of Warsaw, lost control of her vehicle, crossed the center line, traveled off the roadway and struck a tree. Stacherski was not wearing her seat-belt and suffered moderate injuries. She was transported to Bothwell Hospital by ambulance for treatment.