A 44-year-old man with a first degree sexual abuse warrant from the State of Kentucky was arrested Thursday morning in Sedalia, after officers responded to the 1100 block of South Harding Avenue to investigate a domestic assault.

A woman told police she and the suspect, Reuben J. Moore, has been in a verbal argument and he pushed her. Moore's information was ran through dispatch, and police discovered that he had a warrant from Kentucky for first degree sexual abuse to a victim under 12 years of age.

Moore was arrested for the warrant, and also fourth degree assault and being a fugitive from justice. He was taken to the Pettis County Jail with no bond.

Reuben J. Moore
Pettis County Jail

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