Pettis County Sheriff’s Reports For February 14, 2023
This article is compiled from reports issued by the Pettis County Sheriff's Office.
Saturday evening, Pettis County Deputies responded to the area of Highway M and East 28th Street in reference to a traffic complaint. The reporting party said the vehicle was travelling northbound in the southbound lanes. Deputies located the vehicle, abandoned in the roadway, at East 10th Street and South Monroe Avenue. The driver was located near by a short time later. The driver, Maria Del Socorro Lowe, 41, of Sedalia, was placed under arrest. Lowe was transported to the Pettis County Jail to be booked and released pending charges of Operating A Motor Vehicle Without A License.
Sunday morning, Deputies conducted a traffic stop in the area of West 16th Street and South Vermont Avenue on a vehicle that did not have any license plates. A passenger of the vehicle was found to have an active warrant for his arrest from Lafayette County. David H. Wirtz, 55, of Sedalia, was placed under arrest. Wirtz was transported to the Pettis County Jail to be booked on the Lafayette County Failure to Appear warrant on original charges of No Seat Belt and Failure to Register a Motor Vehicle. Total bond was set at $249.00 cash only.