Sedalia Police crime reports 6-8-18

Sedalia Police arrested 69-year-old Cynthia L. Trumpp of Sedalia on charges of 3rd Degree Domestic Assault after responding to the 700 block of W. 5th on Thursday night.

According to a report, officers responded to a disturbance there and contacted the parties, who said they were just arguing and they would separate for the evening. However, after officers left, the victim called police and said that she hit him in the side of the head with a glass object.

Officers returned to the scene and discovered the victim had marks to the right side of his face. The suspect claimed the victim did it to himself. The suspect was then taken into custody and transported to the Pettis County Jail on a 24-hour hold, pending the filing of state charges of 3rd Degree Domestic Assault.


 

Sedalia Police arrested 41-year-old Crystal G. Johnson of Sedalia after a traffic stop at 14th and Warren at 2:21 a.m. Friday. A computer check revelaed Johnson was wanted on two Municipal warrants (defective equipment and no insurance). She was taken into custody and transported to the Pettis County Jail on a total cash bond of $405. Johnson now has a June 13 court date.


 

On Thursday, an assistant manager at Lowe's, 3811 W. Broadway, reported that her staff informed her that a woman stole $1,146 of tools from the store on Sunday, May 5 around 9 p.m. The suspect has not been identified.


 

Police took a missing person report on Wednesday from the missing person's brother, who said he last spoke with him May 6, and that May 28 was the last time anyone saw or spoke with him. The report indicated the man may be in the Springfield or Joplin area.


 

Sedalia Police arrested 23-year-old Christopher H. Walker of Sedalia after a traffic stop on a red Jeep for improper vehicle registration Thursday night just after 10 p.m. A computer check revealed Walker was driving while revoked. He also had no proof of insurance and he was also charged with failure to register his vehicle with the DOR. He was taken to the Pettis County Jail where he was booked and released.


 

Sedalia Police took a report from an employee of Steak 'n Shake, 4203 Wisconsin Ave., who said when she took the business money to the bank Thursday, she was told by a bank employee there was a fake $100 bill included. The bank kept the bill. The report indicated the restaurant had no idea when the counterfeit bill was passed or what was purchased. There are no suspects in the case.


 

On Wednesday, Sedalia Police took a report from a a woman who claimed she was assaulted by a family member nearby her residence in the 400 block of Buckner Court. The suspect was contacted later in the day and was issued a summons for assault and also for property damage for damaging the victim's $50 phone. The unnamed suspect now has a July 11 court date.


 

Sedalia Police arrested 40-year-old Brandy J. Whitley of Sedalia on two Johnson County warrants after conducting a traffic stop on a gray Lincoln at 15th and Garfield Thursday morning around 10:30. A computer check revealed the plates on the Lincoln she was driving did not check to a Lincoln. Whitley was taken into custody and transported to the Pettis County Jail, where she was booked on a $300 cash bond. A court date will be set by Johnson County. A passenger in the vehicle was released at the scene.


 

Sedalia Police responded to a traffic accident at Broadway and Thompson just after 1 p.m. Thursday in the eastbound lanes. According to a report, both drivers had injuries, including one with a head injury. That driver, it was discovered, was driving while suspended. They also had no proof of insurance. The driver was transported to Bothwell Regional Health Center by PCAD. Charges are being requested.