Sedalia Police crime reports 11-22-18
Sedalia Police arrested 37-year-old Joseph V. Cleveland of Green Ridge after officers were called to WalMart for a larceny report on Sunday afternoon around 1:15 p.m. According to the report, two subjects tried to return two air mattresses, but were denied. They then allegedly took two air mattresses off the shelf and left the store without paying. Cleveland was later located and a Municipal summons was issued.


 

Sedalia Police took a hit-and-run report on Tuesday morning around 9:20 a.m. at Broadway and State Fair Blvd. According to the report, the victim was northbound on State Fair, crossing Broadway, when she was struck by another vehicle. The other driver briefly made contact with her, but said she didn't have a license, then fled the scene. The vehicle and driver were later identified and a charge of leaving the scene of an accident are being sought.


 

Sedalia Police were investigating a report of a stolen vehicle at 12:27 a.m. Wednesday at WalMart, 3201 W. Broadway, when it was learned that a suspect on scene, 45-year-old Stacey B. Adams of Stockton, was wanted on two Lee's Summit warrants. Adams was taken into custody and transported to the Pettis County Jail with an $800 cash-only bond.


 

Sedalia Police investigated an accident in which a vehicle collided with a parked car and overturned at 3:51 a.m. Tuesday. The driver, 23-year-old Olga E. Cano, Sedalia, was found to be intoxicated. She was taken into custody and transported to the Pettis County Jail. She was charged with DWI and no proof of insurance. She was booked and released, with a Jan. 16 court date.


 

American Auto Rental, 2101 S. Limit, reported on Tuesday that one of its vehicles that was rented three days earlier, was never returned. Charges are now being sought against the driver, and the vehicle has been reported as stolen.


 

Sedalia Police responded to a hit-and-run that occurred last Friday, Nov. 16 at 4th and Limit, just before 3 p.m. According to a report, one of the drivers left the scene eastbound, and a passenger in the other vehicle followed. The driver was contacted by police, but they denied everything. The incident was categorized as road rage. The report said that neither party wanted to cooperate and no charges were filed.

Randy Kirby