The following Sedalia Police and Pettis County Sheriff's crime reports are from the morning of Monday, March 24, 2014.

Pettis County Man Accidentally Killed While Logging

The Pettis County Sheriff's Department reports that 46-year-old Nicholas Mettenburg of Florence was accidentally killed while logging on Thursday, March 20. Mettenburg was working on timber when a portion of a tree fell on him, causing fatal injuries.

Pettis County Deputies Investigate One Theft

A man in the 1300 Block of Boonville Road reported to Pettis County Deputies that someone stole a Playstation 3, valued at $150, from his home on March 22.

Several Disturbances Reported

Pettis County Deputies were dispatched yesterday, (March 23) to the area of Stuhner Road and Highway V in reference to illegal dumping of trash. The victim found several bags of burnt trash along his property.

A woman in the 1100 Block of East 9th Street reported to Sedalia Police that a man entered their yard and disturbed a child.

Employees of Bothwell Regional Health Center reported to Sedalia Police that a person with a collection agency called the hospital asking for information and harassed the switchboard operators by calling 50 times in a two hour span.

Sedalia Police Investigate a Hit-and-Run Accident

Sedalia Police investigated a reported hit-and-run accident in the Walmart parking lot on March 19. A man noticed his right tail light was broken on his vehicle, which may have been caused by a shopping cart.

Gun Found In Flat Creek

Pettis County Deputies recovered a sawed off Remington shotgun that was found in the Flat Creek by the Flat Creek Bridge on Highway U on Saturday (March 22).

Several Arrests Made

Sedalia Police arrested Charles Card for a public peace disturbance for yelling a racial slur to disturb another subject.

Sedalia Police arrested Miguel Rubio-Marcos for driving while suspended, bond set at $533.50 cash/surety.

Sedalia Police arrested Doug Reddinger for failure to appear, bond set at $142.50.

Sedalia Police arrested Shawn Spencer for failure to appear and possession of meth, bond was set at $40.40 for the warrant.

Sedalia Police arrested Justyn Barrett for two failure to appear charges out of Pettis County, one failure to appear charge out of Henry County, a probation violation and identity theft.

Sedalia Police arrested Wayne Coslet for driving while suspended.