On Wednesday (Nov 1), Sedalia Police were dispatched to the 400 block N. Grand Ave for a reported disturbance with weapons. A witness reportedly told officers the suspect fired 2 - 3 bullets into the air. The police report indicates a consent search was conducted on the house, where a pistol and magazine were located. The suspect, 34-year old Jason Tyrell Hill, reportedly admitted to shooting a few rounds into the air. Hill was arrested and taken to the Pettis County Jail, for Unlawful Use of a Weapon, Unlawful Possession of a Concealable Weapon, and Armed Criminal Action.

Wednesday morning (Nov 1), Sedalia Police took a report from a victim, who stated someone got into his vehicle while it was parked in the 600 block of E. 17th Street. According to the report, $1,200 cash was taken from the vehicle. There are no suspects at this time.

On Wednesday afternoon (Nov 1), Sedalia Police took another theft report that allegedly occurred in the 600 block of E. 17th Street. The victim told officers that someone entered a 2012 Ford truck and ransacked the interior, taking approximately $25.00. There were no further details listed in the report.

On Tuesday (Oct 31), Sedalia Police took a report of stolen vehicle batteries that occurred at Motel 6, located at 3402 W. Broadway. The complainant said that someone had taken 12 vehicle batteries from three parked trucks in the back parking lot. The thefts are believed to have occurred between Oct. 27 and Oct 31. Each battery was valued at $150.00. There are no suspects at this time.

On Tuesday (Oct 31), a woman told Sedalia Police that someone had damaged two tires on her 2010 Chrysler minivan. The value was placed at $300.00. No further details were listed in the report.

Randy Kirby