On Sunday (Nov 5), Sedalia Police responded to the area of 16th Street and S. Mildred Ave for a reported domestic assault. Upon arrival, a male subject was reportedly running on foot. Officers determined the man had a warrant. According to the report, police attempted to contact the suspect behind a residence, but he continued on foot to his parked vehicle. The suspect then left the area in the vehicle heading east on 16th Street. The report indicates other officers arrived and attempted to catch-up to the suspect vehicle, however the chase was terminated due to safety concerns. Police say charges are being submitted against the suspect. No names were released in the report and no further information was available.


On Saturday (Nov 4), Sedalia Police conducted a traffic stop in the 3400 block of W. Broadway for a vehicle with no front license plate. Officers made contact with the suspect, who reportedly said his license was suspended. The suspect, 30-year old Antonio J. Wells, of Sweet Springs, also had a Saline County warrant. Wells was arrested and taken to the Pettis County Jail, with a $500 bond on the warrant.


On Friday (Nov 3), Sedalia Police conducted a traffic stop in the 700 block of E. Broadway. The suspect reportedly had a Pettis County warrant. Police arrested 27-year old William H. Howe III and transported him to the Pettis County Jail, with a bond of $2,500.


On Friday (Nov 3), Sedalia Police responded to the 600 block of W, Benton Ave for a reported disturbance. Police say the suspect, 36-year old Angie M. Steeves, had a FTA warrant from Pettis County. Steeves was arrested and taken to the Pettis County Jail, with a $1,500 bond.


Just after 1:00 Friday morning (Nov 3), Sedalia Police responded to the 1200 block of S. Hancock Ave for a domestic disturbance. A computer check revealed a woman at the scene had a FTA warrant from Warrensburg. Police arrested the woman, 26-year old Jordan L. Layman and transported her to the Pettis County Jail, with a bond of $150.


On Friday (Nov 3), Sedalia Police responded to the 300 block of E. 7th Street for a reported robbery. The victim stated a man (who she knows), stole her Nintendo Wii and 2 video games, by force. The combined value was placed at $350. There is a suspect but he had not been located at news time. No further details were listed in the report.


Around 11:00 Friday morning (Nov 3), Sedalia Police took a report of property damage in the 700 block of Wilkerson Ave. The victim said the rear window on her 2005 Mercury Mariner was broken out. The value was placed at $185. There were no further details listed in the report.

Randy Kirby