On Monday just before noon, Sedalia Police conducted a traffic stop on a red Mazda pick-up for expired plates at 15th and Kentucky. According to a report, the officer detected the odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. The driver admitted there was a marijuana pipe in the truck. Both the driver and passenger admitted to using the pipe. Both of the subjects, 25-year-old Zuleimasoe Munoz and Fred T. Atkins, were charged with two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia and released from the scene with a May 8 court date.


 

The Missouri State Highway Patrol arrested 51-year-old Tony E. Singleton of Clinton at 5:09 p.m. Monday in Henry County. He was charged with DWI and transported to the Henry County Jail.


 

The Missouri State Highway Patrol arrested 24-year-old Kyle J. McCarty of Warsaw at 3:09 p.m. Monday in Benton County. He was charged with speeding. He was also wanted on a felony Randolph County warrant. McCarty was taken to the Benton County Jail.


 

The Missouri State Highway Patrol arrested 17-year-old Jason L. Mullen of Leeton at 1:56 a.m. Sunday in Johnson County. Mullen was the driver of an eastbound 1996 Ford on SE 1250 Road, when the vehicle left the roadway, struck a mailbox and a power pole just after midnight.

He was charged with DWI, no valid license, failure to register a motor vehicle, no insurance and no seat belt. Mullen was transported to the Warrensburg Police Department, where he was processed and released.

Injured in the accident was 18-year-old Randall J. Kirchner of Chilhowee. He suffered moderate injuries and was transported by EMS to Western Missouri Medical Center.

Neither man was wearing a safety device, the report noted.

The vehicle was totaled and towed from the scene.

Randy Kirby