Here are your Sedalia Police and Pettis County Sheriff's crime reports, as well as the Missouri State Highway Patrol accident reports for the afternoon of October 16, 2012.


31-year-old Sedalia man arrested for driving while suspended

Just before 9 o’clock Monday morning, Sedalia police conducted a traffic stop at 7th and Engineer on a vehicle with expired registration. A computer check revealed the driver, 31-year-old Jeremiah Mullins, was also suspended. Mullins was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail pending a $531.50 bond.


Sweet Springs woman arrested for driving while suspended Monday morning

Around 10 o’clock Monday morning, Sedalia police observed a vehicle with a child climbing around in the back seat stopped in the 2100 block of South Limit. A check through dispatch on the driver, 51-year-old Sharyl Adams of Sweet Springs, revealed she was a suspended driver.  The police report states Adams was arrested and taken to the Pettis County Jail, where she was booked and released pending formal charges.


Warrant check on a 17-year-old male results in arrest

At 7:52 Monday night, Sedalia police conducted a warrant check at a residence in the 900 block of South Prospect. Upon contact with the suspect, 17-year-old Jason Harvey of the residence, he was arrested on a Sedalia Municipal Warrant for a traffic offense. At the time of the police report, Harvey was in the Pettis County jail pending a cash only bond of $125.


Around 7 o’clock Monday night, Sedalia police arrested 23-year-old Matthew Dawson of Sedalia on a failure to appear warrant out of Sedalia. Bond was set at $88.50 cash only.


On Monday afternoon, a victim in the 1700 block of South Carr reported his truck was broken into and a hunting bow was stolen. There were no suspects at the time of the police report.


A Smithton man reported his home in the 26000 block of Florence Road was broken into Friday night. There was no information on anything missing and there was no suspect information available.


Casey’s at 1909 West Main reported a $40 gas drive off late Monday night. There were no suspects.


Motorcycle accident in Lafayette County injures a 73-year-old Odessa man

At 6:40 this morning, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported a motorcycle accident on Route “00” at “HH” in Lafayette County. The accident reportedly happened when the driver of a 2009 Harley Davidson Motorcycle, 73-year-old Dale Busby of Odessa, failed to negotiate a curve, ran off the roadway and overturned. Busby received moderate injuries and was taken to St. Luke’s Hospital on the Plaza by Life Flight Air Ambulance for treatment. The accident report also says charges are pending in the accident.