Here are your Sedalia Police crime reports and Missouri State Highway Patrol accident reports for September 27, 2012.


Sedalia police investigate an assault early this morning

Just after midnight this morning, Sedalia police received a call from an individual who was in contact with a female who was being assaulted, and was heard to scream “get off of me.” Officers were dispatched to the victim's address and found her there. The victim who reportedly had injuries from the incident told them she had been assaulted by an unknown suspect in the woods. The incident is currently under investigation.


Suspended driver arrested for possession during a traffic stop Wednesday

At 3:30 Wednesday afternoon, Sedalia police stopped a vehicle at 3rd and Missouri for an expired license plate.  A subsequent check on the driver, 40-year-old Evelyn Cooper of Sedalia, found she was a suspended driver.  The police report states a further investigation also revealed Cooper was also in possession of drug paraphernalia.  At the time of the report, she was in the Pettis County Jail pending formal charges.


Pit bull stolen from a residence in the 700 block of West Cooper

Around 8 o’clock this morning, a victim in the 700 block of West Cooper reported her pit bull was stolen from a kennel at the residence. The pit bull is described as grey with brown spots. No other information was available at news time.


Johnson County accident injures a 27-year-old Warrensburg man

At 2:50 this morning, the Missouri State Highway Patrol along with the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office reported a one-vehicle accident on Missouri “13” at Highway “2” in Johnson County.  According to the report, the accident occurred as the driver of a 2003 Land Rover 27-year-old Joshua England of Warrensburg lost control of his vehicle, traveled off the roadway twice and overturned. England received minor injuries and was taken to Western Missouri Medical by the trooper.