Sedalia Police reports 4-18-19

Sedalia Police arrested 43-year-old Isaac W. Anderson after an officer noticed a couple walking in the street where a sidewalk was available just before 1 a.m. Wednesday. According to a report, Anderson initially gave the officer a false name when asked for ID. A subsequent search revealed at marijuana pipe and scale on his person. Anderson was taken into custody and charged with possession of meth and marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia (meth and marijuana), and ID theft.


 

On Tuesday afternoon, 34-year-old Chad Newcomb was arrested at home in the 200 block of E. Boonville. A juvenile victim was interviewed at Child Safe and disclosed allegations of abuse against Newcomb. He was placed on a 24-hour hold, pending the formal filing of charges.


 

Sedalia Police, along with staff and members of the children's division of the Missouri Department of Social Services, took a report of possible child abuse at the Smith-Cotton Junior High, 312 East Broadway, on Wednesday. It was unknown if a crime had occurred, and an investigation is ongoing.


 

50-year-old Cresia Ann Doughherty of Sedalia was arrested in the 500 block of West Main after a traffic stop around 7 p.m. Sunday night. She was charged with driving while suspended. She was taken to the Pettis County Jail where she was booked and released.


 

DC Battery, 210 E. 3rd, reported $500 of damage was done to the business on Monday morning. The incident occurred between Friday and Monday.


 

Sedalia Police took a theft report from the 200 block of E. 25th on Tuesday morning. Stolen was a $3,000 Genarac generator from the residence.


 

On Monday night, a man reported the theft of a $160 gun, and $1475 of electronic equipment from his residence at 320 North Park. Some suspect information was provided to police.

Randy Kirby