On Sunday, Sedalia Police arrested a Sedalia woman after responding to an accident near Fifth and State Fair Blvd. Megan N. Kreisel, 30, of the 2000 block of Warren Ave., was involved in a crash she says happened after she dropped her phone, reached down to pick it up, and hit two utility poles and a fire hydrant. Police later determined she was under the influence of alcohol and prescription medication. She was taken into custody, charged with Driving While Suspended or Revoked, Possession of marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. She was later released.

Elijah Amari Nash, 20, of the 100 block of South Park, turned himself in at the Sedalia Police Department, stating he had a warrant for his arrest. SPD confirmed that and Nash was arrested for 2nd Degree Felony Assault out of Pettis County. He was transported to the Pettis County Jail with bond set at $25,000. A court date of June 21 was set.

On Monday night, Sedalia Police arrested David J. Bennett, 42, homeless, for Driving While Suspended or Revoked, Resisting Arrest and Leaving the Scene after police attempted a traffic stop on a Chevy at 15th and Marvin for a minor traffic violation. The Chevy wouldn't stop, but later the suspect exited the vehicle and fled on foot. Bennett was later located and dispatch confirmed he was suspended with a probation warrant. He was held at the Pettis County Jail on a 24-hour hold pending formal filing of charges.

On Sunday night, a man reported the theft of his black Honda 450R ATV from his garage from the 600 block of E. 11th. The victim said he woke to the sound of his ATV being started and driven away. He later discovered his garage door was busted and the ATV missing. Estimate of the value of the ATV was set at $3,000.

On Sunday, police arrested Devin S. Hughes, 28, of the 32000 block of Buggertown Road, at Main and Ohio for a Failure To Appear misdemeanor. He was transported to the Pettis County Jail with a $3,500 bond cash or surety.

On Saturday, police arrested Steven Sei, 20, of the 200 block of S. Ohio, on a Failure To Appear misdemeanor. Sei had 12 warrants for his arrest – seven out of Pettis County, four out of Moniteau County and one out of Saline County. He was transported to the Pettis County Jail and his total bond was set at $2855 cash only.

On Friday, police arrested William Rivera,39, of the 500 block of E. 13th on Failure To Appear misdemeanors out of Benton County after they responded to a disturbance. He was transported to the Pettis County Jail with bond set at $1600. At the same residence, the theft of personal documents, clothing, prescription meds, glasses and food was reported.

A break-in was reported at a residence in the 2400 block of W. 2nd on Saturday. The victim discovered her back door was open when she returned home, and a tablet computer and various prescription meds were missing. Total value was estimated at $735. There are no suspects.

Early Friday morning, police arrested Sean S. Burke, 47, on a Peace Disturbance after it was reported that he allegedly drove past the caller's home in the 1800 block of S. Osage, yelling threats at the caller. Burke was taken into custody and transported to the Pettis County Jail on a $283 bond.

Alexander R. Logan, 18, of the 4200 block of W. Main, was arrested after police responded to the 3200 block of W. Broadway on suspicious activity around a closed business. Logan was arrested for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and has a court date of July 20.

Tabatha Lynn Crawford, 35, of the 600 block of E. 16th, was arrested for Driving While Suspended or Revoked on Friday night. She was also charged with Failure to Register with the DOR after a traffic stop at Broadway and Ohio for expired vehicle registration. She was transported to the Pettis County Jail on a 24-hour hold. A bond amount and court date had not yet been set at the time of the report.

Melissa Marie Cornwell, 29, of the 4200 block of W. Main was arrested for Driving While Suspended or Revoked after a traffic stop near 16th and Limit Saturday. She has a court date of June 22.

Bothwell Regional Health Center, 601 E. 14th, has reported that someone has been throwing down nails on the parking lot over the past few months. Security camera footage is now being reviewed to identify the subject.

Break Time, 808 E. Broadway, reported the theft of 14 gallons of gas on May 24. Security camera footage is being reviewed to identify the driver of the silver Pontiac involved in the theft.

A report of a theft from a vehicle parked overnight near Fifth and Moniteau was taken Sunday by police. The unlocked vehicle was missing a laptop computer valued at $399. The owner of the car was in town for a funeral. There are no suspects.

Juan B. Pascual, 47, Sedalia, was arrested Friday by police for Driving While Suspended or Revoked after a traffic stop near Johnson and Quincy. He was wanted on a parole warrant.

Ryan Keith Clark, 39, Hughesville, was arrested on two warrants, while Jade A. Buckner, 22, of the 29000 block of McCormick, was arrested on one warrant late Friday night by Sedalia Police. They were both transported to the Pettis County Jail.

Early Saturday morning, Koehn Leath Isenberg, 22, Sedalia, was arrested for violation of an order of protection after he was found sleeping in the bedroom of the victim. He was transported to the Pettis County Jail on a 24-hour hold.

Melody J. Thornburg, 55, Raymore, was arrested for shoplifting at the Sedalia Wal-Mart, 3201 W. Broadway, Saturday night after she allegedly placed items in a bag, then left the store without paying. She has a court date of June 15.

On Friday near 10th and Thompson, Roderick Rebato Vose, 27, of the 400 blolck of W. 7th, was arrested for Failure To Appear misdemeanor on a Saline County warrant. He was transported to the Pettis County Jail with a $100 bond and a court date of June 9.

Enrique Chavez, 17, of the 1700 block of S. Stewart, was arrested by police for Failure To Appear and No Valid Driver's License after a traffic stop at 7th and Ohio on Saturday. He has a court date of June 8. Bond was set at $553.50.

A man reported the theft of a push mower valued at $250 and a weed eater valued at $100 sometime within the last two weeks from his residence in the 1000 block of South Harrison.

The theft of several power tools from a vehicle in the 300 block of W. 2nd Street was reported Monday to police. The theft occurred between Friday and Monday. No replacement valued was listed in the report.

A woman reported that her boyfriend tried to poison her last week between Saturday and Monday of last week. She stated that she woke up on May 23 and had to be taken to Bothwell Regional Health Center and later Life Lighted to Columbia.

Juanita D. Gattner, 55, of the 500 block of W. 18th Street, was arrested for Failure To Appear misdemeanor after Sedalia Police responded to a disturbance. Gattner had an active warrant out of Pettis County. She was transported to the Pettis County Jail with a $150 bond.

Jeffrey L. Waters, 51, of the 500 block of E. 5th, was arrested for shoplifting at Woods Supermarket, 701 E. Broadway, after he allegedly took two bottles of alcohol and a can of beer, collectively valued at $20 on Saturday. Waters returned to the store on Sunday and was arrested. He was captured on store security cameras, the report said. He was transported to the Pettis County Jail on a 24-hour hold.

Amber Lynn Hendricks, 28, of the 400 block of Buckner, was arrested for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Synthetic Narcotic Drugs, such as Demerol and Methado. She was arrested and released, pending the filing of state charges the report said.

And finally, the West Central DWI Task Force conducted an alcohol compliance check on 30 businesses recently. Six of them were non-compliant, and alcohol server training will be provided in the near future, the report said, with additional compliance checks conducted throughout the year. Agencies taking part in the compliance check were Sedalia Police, Pettis County Sheriff's deputies and Cole Camp Police.

Randy Kirby