Sedalia Police took a property damage report near Main and Industrial on Tuesday morning. According to the report, three mailboxes and a utility box were damaged in the 2800 block of West Main. The complainants were Greg's Appliance Repair, Salon Bash and Sharon Schultz. A suspect has been located and charged with leaving the scene of an accident.


On Tuesday afternoon, Sedalia Police arrested two people for private peace disturbance in the 3200 block of W. Broadway. According to a report, the two individuals, 26-year-old Kendal Dale Brown of Sedalia, and 29-year-old Tiffany Marie Morrill of Warsaw, were both issued summons. The driver and occupant of a vehicle disturbed the peace of the victim, the report said.


On Tuesday evening, police took an assault report at Smith-Cotton High School, 2010 Tiger Pride Blvd. According to a report, two boys were playing basketball when one struck the other in the face twice.


On Tuesday night, Sedalia Police arrested 18-year-old Zachary T. Pulliam of Sedalia after receiving a traffic complaint about a vehicle reportedly swerving in and out of traffic near Broadway and Beacon. The officer later located the suspect near Centennial Park, 16th and New York. The driver was issued a traffic citation, while Pulliam was found to have an active failure-to-appear Municipal warrant. Pulliam was taken to the Pettis County Jail on a $200 cash bond, with a Jan. 17 court date.


On Tuesday night, Sedalia Police arrested 30-year-old Nicholas Allen Howe on a Municipal warrant after a traffic stop at Broadway and Montgomery for expired plates and no license plate light. Howe was taken to the Pettis County Jail on a $50 cash bond, with a Feb. 7 court date.


On Monday, Legacy Auto, LLC, 3210 S. Limit, reported the theft of one of their cars. According to a report, the car was taken to the suspect's residence for repair. The suspect then later sold the car without the complainant's knowledge or permission.


36-year-old Justin Scott Lange of Sedalia was arrested on a Pettis County warrant after Sedalia Police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle with no plates in the 1400 block of S. Limit Tuesday afternoon. He was taken to the Pettis County Jail on a $5,000 cash or surety bond.


On Monday, Cheryl Dillon of Sedalia reported the theft of $20 of soap and an $50 necklace from her house in the 300 block of W. 4th. No signs of forced entry were found and there are no suspects.

Randy Kirby