Around 3:30 Monday afternoon (Nov 21), Sedalia Police officers responded to the 2400 block of West Broadway, to assist an off-duty Missouri Highway Patrol officer. The Highway Patrol officer had a suspect detained at gun-point, inside a vehicle. The officers said he heard the female victim inside, screaming for help and trying to get out of the vehicle. She said she was assaulted by her boyfriend, who was the driver. The suspect, identified as 19-year old William Mike Allen Eaton II, of Cole Camp, was arrested and taken to the Pettis County Jail for 3rd Degree Domestic Assault and Felonious Restraint.


Around 3:00 Tuesday afternoon (Nov 22), Sedalia Police officers arrested 27-year old Laura L. Martin in the area of East 5th Street and South Lamine Avenue for a parole violation warrant. She was taken to the Pettis County Jail. No other details were listed in that report.


At 11:00 Tuesday morning (Nov 22), officers conducted a warrant check in the 400 block of North Prospect Avenue. Upon contact with the suspect, his information was run through dispatch and confirmed. He had an active Missouri probation violation warrant. 23-year old Dusten E. Mallow was arrested and taken to the Pettis County Jail, with no bond.


Around 12:00 Monday afternoon (Nov 21), officers responded to MPS Motors, in the 700 block of West Main Street, for a theft report. According to that police report, someone had stolen about 10 pieces of metal shelving and ripped an outdoor camera off the wall. The estimated damage was placed at $209.00. There are no suspects at this time.


Around 8:00 Sunday evening (Nov 20), officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Howard and Engineer Avenue. Dispatch advised that the driver had an active Pettis County warrant. 42-year old Barry E. Keele was arrested and taken to the Pettis County Jail, with a bond of $1,500.00, cash or surety.


On Saturday (Nov 19), police officers took a report of property damage in the 1100 block of West 16th Street. The victim stated her vehicle had been "keyed" all over. The damage was estimated between $1,000 - $2,000. The incident is under investigation.

Randy Kirby