Sedalia Police Crime Reports & MSHP Accident Reports For Nov. 28, 2012
Here are your Sedalia Police crime reports and Missouri State Highway Patrol accident reports for Nov. 28, 2012.
Sting Unit serves a search warrant on West 4th Tuesday morning
At 5:21 Tuesday morning, the Sedalia Police department STING unit along with other law enforcement personnel served a search warrant at 307 West 4th. The press release states four subjects were secured and the home was searched. Authorities found methamphetamine, digital scales, baggies, prescription pills and syringes. Two of the subjects, identified as 50-year-old Arnold L. Sommers Jr. of the residence, and 49-year-old Steven R. Wolfe of Sedalia, were arrested and transported to the Pettis County jail, where they were placed on 24-hour hold pending multiple drug related charges. Sommers’ charges include manufacturing a controlled substance within 2000 feet of a school.
Sedalia man arrested Tuesday morning on several charges including burglary
Around 11:20 Tuesday morning, Sedalia police were called to a residence in the 400 block of East 7th on an attempted break-in. Upon arrival, the female victim told the officers the suspect had kicked in her front door and then ran across the street to his residence. A short time later, 21-year-old Malcolm Briscoe was arrested in the incident. At the time of the police report, Briscoe was on 24-hour hold in the Pettis County jail pending charges of 1st degree burglary, violation of a full order of protection and armed criminal action.
Traffic stop Tuesday night results in drug related charges for a Sedalia man
At 11:19 Tuesday night, Sedalia police stopped a vehicle at 7th and Moniteau for failing to obey a stop sign. A check through dispatch found the driver; 27-year-old Fernando Martinez of Sedalia, was suspended. A subsequent search of the vehicle also revealed Martinez was in possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. He was arrested, taken to the Pettis County Jail and placed on 24-hour hold pending formal charges.
Victim in the 800 block of West 5th files a burglary complaint
Just before 3 o’clock Tuesday afternoon, Sedalia police were sent to a residence in the 800 block of West 5th on a burglary complaint. Upon arrival, the victim told officers that sometime after 11 o’clock that morning, someone entered the home and stole a desktop computer, an air compressor, battery charger and a large speaker for a vehicle. There were no suspects and no value was placed on the missing items.
Lexington truck driver suffers fatal injuries in a Lafayette County accident
Just after 2 o’clock Tuesday afternoon, the Missouri State Highway patrol reported a fatal accident that occurred on Route FF east of Missouri 131 in Lafayette County. The accident reportedly occurred as the 1995 Peterbilt driven by 50-year-old Thomas Carver of Lexington left the roadway, struck an embankment and overturned, coming to rest on its top. Carver received fatal injuries in the wreck and was pronounced dead at the scene by the coroner. He was taken to the Walker Nadler Funeral Home in Lexington.