Pettis County Sheriff’s Reports For November 18, 2022
This article is compiled from reports issued by the Pettis County Sheriff's Office.
In the early morning hours of November 15th, Pettis County Deputies conducted a vehicle check at the Motel 6, 3402 West Broadway Boulevard. Deputies attempted to make contact with a subject, who fled on foot into the motel. Deputies then took Nickie Elaine Smith, 37, of Sedalia, into custody. Smith was arrested for her Failure to Appear warrant on an original charge of Assault. Smith also had a violation involving Child Support/Public Assistance Information. Smith was booked on the warrants at the Pettis County Jail and given a charge of Resisting Arrest, with total bond at $500 cash only and $1500 cash or surety. Deputies also located Christopher Michael Stein, 44, of Sedalia, who was operating the motor vehicle that he and Smith arrived in. Stein was placed into custody for driving without a valid license. After investigation, Deputies discovered narcotics and drug paraphernalia in Stein's vehicle. Stein was booked and released at the Pettis County Jail for Possession of a Controlled Substance and Operating a Motor Vehicle Without a Valid License.
Tuesday morning, Deputies seized a substance found by a citizen in the 100 block of Front Street in La Monte. The substance tested positive for methamphetamines and has been entered into evidence to be destroyed.
While Deputies were on patrol in the area of Walnut Circle and Cypress Lane Thursday night, they initiated a traffic stop on a light blue colored truck because it did not have license plates displayed. Officers contacted the driver and an occupant, identified as John William Bryant, 50, of Sedalia. Bryant was found to have two active warrants for his arrest. Bryant was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail to be booked on his Failure to Appear warrant on original charges of Driving While Revoked, and his Sedalia municipal warrant on original charges of Nuisance Violations. Bond was set at $310.00 cash only.
Pettis County Deputies were dispatched to the Lone Pine Acres Trailer Park in the 1300 block of Boonville Road on the night of November 13th. Deputies were investigating an assault report. After speaking with all involved, it turned out the sister of the victim was the suspect, and the one who assaulted the victim. The victim said she did not want to press charges. An assault report was taken, with no charges being filed.