Sedalia Police reports 12-3-19

Sedalia Police spotted a locally-stolen vehicle in the 1700 block of West Main at 12:20 p.m. Sunday afternoon and attempted to stop it, but the driver led officers on a high-speed chase through the City. The pursuit was later terminated after several minutes due to high speeds and the danger to other motorists on the road, the report said. The vehicle was later found abandoned in the 200 block of South Grand. The suspect was identified with the help of a witness, and charges are being sought, the report stated.


 

On Sunday afternoon, Sedalia Police took a report at 4401 Wisconsin from a woman who said something struck the rear passenger of her vehicle, causing $1,000 of damage. There are no suspects.


 

On Sunday at 1:08 a.m., Sedalia Police responded to a disturbance at Fav Trip, 216 W. Broadway, and discovered that 20-year-old Zyon Dawnee Bell was wanted on a Municipal warrant for defective equipment. She was taken to the Pettis County Jail on a $60 cash bond. She now has a Jan. 8 court date.


 

On Saturday, Sedalia Police conducted a traffic stop on a truck that was crossing the double yellow lines on the S-curves on East Broadway (east of Marshall) just after 9:30 p.m. The driver was found to be in possession of marijuana, methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. 60-year-old Roy M. Kohrs of Columbia was taken into custody in the 3800 block of East Broadway and transported to the Pettis County Jail on a 24-hour hold.


 

Break Time, 808 E. Broadway, reported that a male entered the store, and left without paying for a pair of sunglasses at 2 a.m. Saturday morning.


 

Sedalia Police conducted a traffic stop on a truck at Broadway and Harrison around 8:45 p.m. Saturday. A computer check of the driver revealed that 25-year-old Matthew Thomas Sprinkle of Pettis County was driving while suspended. He was taken into custody and transported to the Pettis County Jail, where he was booked and released.


 

On Saturday at 1:59 a.m., Sedalia Police conducted a traffic stop on a westbound vehicle that failed to maintain its lane on Broadway from Osage to Grand. 22-year-old Vadim Alexandrovich Ushakov of Sedalia was found to be intoxicated. He was also driving while suspended, a report said. Ushakov was taken to the SPD for further testing and then to the hospital. He now has a Jan. 8 court date.


 

On Saturday, a Sedalia woman reported the theft of her purse, valued at $1,060 with contents, from Big Lots, 3100 W. Broadway, sometime between 8 and 9 p.m. Nov. 27.


 

Sedalia Police responded to a motor vehicle accident at Broadway and Quincy at 5:20 p.m. Friday. According to a report, the occupants of one of the vehicles left the scene. The driver was later identified and contacted when he later returned to the scene. 41-year-old Juan Y. Aguare of Sedalia was charged with failure to obey traffic control devices, leaving the scene of an accident, no insurance and no driver's license. His vehicle was towed from the scene.

Randy Kirby