Man Arrested at Sedalia Motel for Arson
On the early morning hours of June 9, Sedalia Police responded to a fire scene at the Sunset Motel, 3615 South Limit Avenue, for a disturbance at the fire scene.
Upon arrival, officers located a male individual who witnesses stated exposed himself to them.
After an investigation, it was believed the male intentionally set the fire within the motel room.
Jacob Edward Masters, 35, homeless, was arrested and taken to the Pettis County Jail, where he was placed on a 24-hour hold, pending charges of 1st Degree Arson and four counts of 1st Degree Sexual Misconduct.