Sedalia Police responded to the area of Wilkerson and South Harrison Avenue for a report of a traffic complaint Saturday morning.

A subject was reportedly driving backwards over curbs and through yards. Contact was made with the driver. After an investigation, it was determined that he was intoxicated.

James Junior Baker, 22, of Smithton, was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated and Driving While Suspended.

Baker was transported to the Sedalia Police Headquarters, and then to the Pettis County Jail, pending release to a sober person.