Here are your Sedalia Police crime reports for July 26, 2012.


Traffic stop Tuesday night nets a suspect with two active warrants

At 8 o'clock Tuesday night, Sedalia police saw a suspect with warrants driving in the area of 3rd and Grand and conducted a traffic stop in the 200 block of Grand.  A check through dispatch confirmed the driver, 44-year-old Paul Fontenot of Sedalia, had two failure to appear Pettis County Warrants, for a hit and run and non-support of a child. He was arrested and transported to the Pettis County jail, pending bonds totaling $18,500.


Homeless man arrested at Walmart for peace disturbance

At 9:13 Wednesday morning, Sedalia police were dispatched to the Walmart Store on a male suspect who was screaming and yelling at employees after being asked to leave the store. Officers found the suspect, 41-year-old Carmen Buffardi, listed as homeless in the police report, at Broadway and Thompson Blvd. At the time of the report, he was in the Pettis County Jail pending a $281 bond for peace disturbance.


25-year-old Sedalia man arrested for driving while suspended Wednesday afternoon

Around 2:30 Wednesday afternoon, Sedalia police stopped a man on a mini-Yahama dirt bike on South Hancock for not wearing a helmet. The police report states the suspect 25-year-old Nicholes Noble of Sedalia had a child on the dirt bike. An investigation revealed Noble was also a suspended driver. He was taken to the Pettis County Jail where he was booked and released with a court date.


A police report Wednesday states someone has  further damaged the Mark Twain Apartments

At noon on Wednesday, Sedalia police responded to the Mark Twain Apartments on a report of damage to the already burned out building. According to the police report, they found two doors to the basement had been kicked in upon arrival. There was no way to tell if anything was taken according to the report. The report also states there is two feet of water in the basement and the building is deemed unsafe