Sedalia Police Reports for December 1, 2021
This article is compiled from Sedalia Police Department reports:
On Nov. 18, Sedalia Police were contacted by Marshall Police reference fraudulent use of a credit device that occurred within Sedalia city limits. The victim's card was stolen in Marshall and used in Sedalia. A suspect has been identified and charges are being requested.
Sedalia Police took a report of a stolen vehicle at America's Car Mart, 3303 South Limit, on Monday. An unknown male stole a vehicle from the lot.
On Monday, Sedalia Police assisted the Pettis County Children's Division in the 900 block of W. 6th. Contact was made and a report was submitted.
On Tuesday at 4:41 p.m., Sedalia Police conducted a subject check in the 700 block of Wilkerson. A computer check revealed that 38-year-old Brandon L. Koch of Sedalia, was wanted on a parole violation out of Probation and Parole. Once the warrant was confirmed active, Koch was taken into custody and transported to the Pettis County Jail, where he was held without bond.
On Nov. 24, Sedalia Police were notified that checks had been drawn on a deceased relative's checking account. There were no suspects at the time of the report.
On Monday, Sedalia Police took a report from a man who said a five-foot-tall inflatable Mickey Mouse was left at his home. Mickey was placed into evidence for safekeeing.
On Tuesday around 1:30 a.m., Sedalia Police conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle that was swerving at East 16th and Brown. Investigation revealed that a passenger in the vehicle, 34-year-old Billy Bernard Brown of Sedalia, was wanted on warrants out of Pettis and Benton counties. The Pettis County warrant had a $60 bond, and the Benton County warrant had no bond. Brown was taken to the Pettis County Jail and booked on his warrants.
On Monday, Sedalia Police responded to 5th and Osage for a found property report. Officers collected a rifle case that was left next to a building. The case was logged into evidence as found property.
On Monday at 11:02 p.m., Sedalia Police conducted a vehicle stop at 16th and Missouri. A computer check revealed that the driver, 20-year-old Eric J. Thomas of Sedalia, was driving while revoked. Thomas was arrested and transported to the SPD, where he was fingerprinted and released with a Municipal citation and a court date.
On Monday at 10:36 a.m., Sedalia Police responded to City Safe & Lock, 801 W. 16th, reference damage to the building caused by a neighboring business.
On Monday at 8:10 a.m., Sedalia Police took a found property report at 301 W. Broadway. A bicycle was found on the lawn. The bike was taken to the SPD for safekeeping.
On Monday at 12:12 p.m., Sedalia Police responded to Casey's 1601 E. Broadway, for a suspicious person report. A juvenile had a pick-up order on her. She was taken to the Pettis County Juvenile Office awaiting state custody.
On Thursday afternoon, Sedalia Police conducted a traffic stop in the 1800 block of South Prospect for a registration issue. A computer check of the driver revealed that 36-year-old Kimberly R. Porter of Sedalia was driving while revoked. Porter was taken into custody and transported to the Pettis County Jail, where she was booked and released.
On Monday morning, Sedalia Police conducted a traffic stop at 16th and Grand as the registered owner was wanted on two Pettis County FTA warrants for traffic offenses. 48-year-old Chad E. Ashley of Sedalia was taken to the Pettis County Jail with a total bond amount of $200.
On Monday at 7:30 a.m., Sedalia Police conducted a traffic stop on a truck for improper registration at North Ohio and Missouri. A computer check revealed that the driver, 45-year-old James J. Ritchie of Stover, was driving while revoked. Ritchie was arrested and taken to the SPD, where he was issued a Municipal summons with a Jan. 24 court date.
On Monday at 7:39 a.m., Sedalia Police and PCAD responded to the 500 block of North Prospect for an overdose. Aid was rendered and the person was transported to Bothwell Regional Health Center for further treatment.
On Sunday morning, Sedalia Police responded to the 2900 block of West Broadway reference an unruly juvenile who was trying to run away from a foster placement parent. Contact was made with the juvenile, who refused to go with her foster parents. At one point, the juvenile picked up a large rock and put it in her mouth as though she were going to swallow it. After this, she attempted to step out into the highway. The juvenile had to restrained to keep this from happening. The juvenile was then restrained in a patrol car. She was then transported to the SPD and later released to a case worker, pending transfer to another placement.
On Saturday, Sedalia Police took a report from a woman who said someone used her bank card to make multiple unauthorized withdrawls at an ATM machine at 120 E. 16th Nov. 1 – 22.