Sedalia Police Morning Crime Reports: Morning of October 29, 2012
Here are your Sedalia Police crime reports for the morning of October 29, 2012.
42-year-old Sedalia man arrested on a Benton County Warrant
At 9:40 Friday night, Sedalia Police stopped a vehicle at Broadway and Lamine with a temporary tag that was reportedly unreadable. A subsequent check on the driver, 42-year-old Allen Prouty of Sedalia, revealed he had an active felony warrant out of Benton County for vehicle theft. At the time of the police report Prouty was in the Pettis County Jail pending a $10,000 bond.
Burglar arrested in the 1400 Block of South Missouri Saturday night
Around 7:30 Saturday night, Sedalia police received a call on a burglary in progress in the 1400 block of South Missouri. Upon arrival officers located the suspect in the basement of a home and reportedly were able to tell the man was taking wiring out of the basement ceiling. Arrested at the scene was 24-year-old Alexander Knipp of Sedalia. At the time of the police report, Knipp was on 24-hour hold pending burglary and stealing charges.
Revoked driver arrested during a traffic stop Friday night
At 11:40 Friday night, Sedalia police stopped a vehicle at South Missouri and Wilkerson Avenue for an expired registration. A check through dispatch revealed the driver, 20-year-old Ernest Brown of Sedalia, was revoked. He was arrested and taken to the Pettis County Jail and placed on 24-hour hold pending formal charges.
25-year-old Sedalia man arrested for driving while suspended
Just before 10 o’clock Friday morning, Sedalia police arrested 25-year-old John Yeager of Sedalia during a traffic stop. At the time of the police report he was in the Pettis County Jail pending $532.50 bond.
Sedalia police arrest three Sedalia men for failure to appear in three separate cases
Friday evening Sedalia police conducted a warrant check in the 700 block of West 7th. Upon contact with the suspect, 18-year-old Caleb Perry, the warrant was confirmed. Perry was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail pending a cash only bond of $271.50.
26-year-old Richard Betzel of Sedalia was arrested during a vehicle stop Saturday night on a municipal failure to appear warrant. Bond on the warrant is $100 cash only.
At 7:41 Friday night, Sedalia police conducted a warrant check at a residence in the 1400 block of South Mildred. Upon confirmation of the warrant, 52-year-old Lester Reedy was arrested for failure to appear on a charge of having a vicious dog. Bond was set at $88.50 cash only. Theft of a vehicle investigated Friday morning
Friday morning, Sedalia police checked a vehicle a second time that was parked behind K-Mart for a 48-hour period. The police report states officers called the 800 number on the truck, which was a Budget Rental Truck with Oklahoma plates. According to the police report the vehicle had been stolen from Palm Springs California. There were no suspects in the case.
Thefts reported from an apartment in the 100 block of East 13th
At 12:28 Sunday morning, a victim in the 100 block of East 13th filed a theft complaint with the Sedalia Police Department. According to the victim, someone entered his apartment and stole between 70 and 100 DVDs and some assorted power tools valued at between $1500, and $2000. There was no information on a possible suspect in the police report.