Sedalia Police reports 2-21-18

On Saturday afternoon, Sedalia Police took a theft report from The Buckle, 890 Thompson. According to the report, a couple entered the store on Friday, and while the female was paying for clothes, the male stuck a bottle of cologne in his pocket and walked out of the store without paying. Store security footage was supplied to police.


On Friday, an ETS taxi driver reported a theft to Sedalia Police. According to the report, the driver arrived at Bothwell Regional Health Center, 601 E. 14th, to pick up a customer. While inside the ER, someone entered his taxi and stole his company fuel card, a box knife and his pistol, described as a black 9 mm Taurus PT 809C.


On Saturday, Sedalia Police responded to a hit-and-run that occurred at Broadway and Limit, just before 11:30 a.m. According to a report, a vehicle struck the rear bumper of another vehicle, then left the scene by driving through a private lot. The suspect has since been identified, the report said. No charges have yet been submitted.


On Tuesday morning, Sedalia Police took a theft report in the 100 block of W. 14th. The caller said items were taken from his unlocked vehicle overnight, including tools and his wallet.


Sedalia Police arrested 30-year-old Nicholas A. Howe of Sedalia on a Municipal warrant after conducting a traffic stop on a white Chevy S-10 that ran a stop sign right in front of the officer at 5:15 Tuesday in the 200 block of W. 3rd. His bond was $50 cash with a March 14 court date.


On Sunday, a man reported that someone slashed two tires on his car in the 1300 block of E. 4th, causing $200 of damage. There are no suspects.


On Wednesday at 3:34 a.m., a man reported that someone entered his residence and took his Australian Shepard and a dog kennel in the 500 block of E. 5th. The theft occurred between 3 p.m. Tuesday and 3:30 a.m. Wednesday.


On Tuesday night, Fav Trip, 216 W. Broadway, reported finding a bicycle in front of an ice chest at the business that had been there for 24 hours. The bike was taken to the SPD's bike shed.

Randy Kirby