Sedalia Police Reports For February 27, 2023
This article is compiled from the Sedalia Police Department crime reports.
Sunday evening, Officers responded to the 900 block of West 3rd Street for a report of a burglary and theft. Manuel Cisneros stated someone broke into their house and stole copper wiring out of it.
Sunday evening, Officers were dispatched to the 2600 block of South Grand Avenue for a report of a domestic disturbance. Upon arrival, Officers made contact with a male who stated his wife was pushing him. Contact was also made with the other half of the disturbance, who stated her husband was pushing on her. The primary aggressor could not be determined, so a 12 hour log was created.
On the morning of February 16th, Officers responded to the Bothwell Hospital, 601 East 14th Street for a report of an assault. A man assaulted an ER nurse. Gabriel A. LaClair, 41, Homeless, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail. LaClair was placed on a 24 hour hold pending charges of Aggravated Assault in the 4th Degree, and Peace disturbance.
Officers made a vehicle stop in the Wal Mart parking lot, 3201 West Broadway Boulevard early Saturday morning. An on scene investigation resulted in one male driver being arrested. Collin Thomas Bressie, 33, of Eldon, was arrested for Driving While Suspended. Bressie was transported to the Pettis County Jail to be booked and released.
Friday morning, Officers stopped by a house in the 600 block of East 16th Street for a report of a medical call. Upon arrival, Officers discovered the medical call was a result of a domestic assault that had just occurred. Charges of Domestic Assault in the 3rd Degree are being sought.
Sedalia Police performed a subject check at the KO Storage Units, 1521 Stonecrest Drive Sunday afternoon. Officers recognized a subject parked outside the storage units who had an active warrant for their arrest. Chelsea Jolynn Klein, 30, of Sedalia, was arrested for her warrant for felony Stealing. Klein was transported to the Pettis County Jail pending a cash or surety bond of $5,000.
Officers responded to the 400 block of South Quincy Avenue in reference to burglary complaint Sunday morning. Jordyn M. Smith stated she returned home this morning and found her back door broken open. At the the time of the report, no suspects have been identified.
Saturday morning, Officers responded to the Dollar General store, 619 North Ohio Avenue, to investigate a report of theft. Upon arrival, Officers made contact with the complainant, who reported the suspect had left prior to law enforcement's arrival. The suspect had reportedly walked out of the business without paying for $147.79 worth of merchandise from the business. The suspect has not been identified at this time.
Sedalia Police arrived to Albright Court to investigate a suspicious vehicle Friday morning. Upon arrival, Officers located the vehicle, which was illegally parked in a handicapped parking spot. During the investigation, Officers discovered the occupant of the vehicle was in possession of drug paraphernalia. Michael Lee Waddle, 19, of Sedalia, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail. Waddle was booked and released pending the filing of formal charges for Unlawful Manufacture of Drug Paraphernalia.
Saturday afternoon, Officers conducted a subject check near the intersection of West 7th Street and South Beacon Avenue. The suspect was found to have an active Failure to Appear warrant from the Lee's Summit Police Department on original charges of Endangering the Welfare of a Child. Mikayla Kaye Droege, 23, of Sedalia, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail. Droege was booked and released on an Own Recognizance bond.
Friday morning, Officers met with a victim in the Police Department lobby. She stated that she believes someone known to her recently made a false child abuse hotline report. She believed this was done in retaliation for something else. No contact has been made at this time with the suspect.
Sedalia police were dispatched to a burglary in progress in the 1000 block of South Lamine Avenue Sunday morning. The resident discovered an unknown male sleeping in a chair in the home. The resident called another family member, who also lived in the home, who was at work. This other family member returned home and held the subject at gun point until law enforcement could arrive. The suspect was awake by the time law enforcement arrived. With the help of an interpreter, was discovered the male lives a few houses away in the 1100 block of South Lamine Avenue. While intoxicated, he mistakenly entered this home and fell asleep. Jose F. Garcia Sotelo, 22, of Sedalia, was arrested for Trespassing in the 1st Degree and transported to the Pettis County Jail to be booked and released.
Saturday night, Officers responded to In Motion Towing, 4207 South Limit Avenue for a report of found property. A report was made.
On the evening of February 21st, Sedalia Police were dispatched to the Rest Haven Convalescent Home, 1800 South Ingram, for a report of harassment. Officers contacted the caller, who stated she had an employee who was being harassed over text messages. Officers made contact with the victim, who stated a subject was telling him to harm himself.
Saturday morning, Officers responded to the 800 block of West 5th Street in reference to a report of sexual assault. Officers met with the victim, who said she was sexually assaulted while she was sleeping. The victim went to the BRHC for examination. A suspect has not been identified at this time.
On the afternoon of February 21st, Officers responded to the Menards store, 4400 Wisconsin Avenue in reference to a theft. The complainant stated two male subjects and a female subject came into the store and stole several items. One of the male subjects was previously trespassed from the property. One of the male subjects has been identified, and state charges are being requested.
Friday afternoon, Officers took a report of burglary from the 700 block of Wilkerson Street between February 19th and February 24th. The reporting party stated he had been staying with his girlfriend, and when he came back, he noticed his back door was kicked in. The only thing missing from the residence were his "Magic The Gathering" cards. The reporting party found his cards at Forever 10 Gaming, 1716 West 9th, Suite 3. The store had a record of the sale. An employee pulled up camera footage of the transaction, and recognized the female who brought in the cards to sell them. Forever 10 gave the female $170.00 for the cards.
Saturday morning, Officers were dispatched to the 1400 block of West 11th Street in reference to a domestic disturbance. Three subjects, who live together, were involved in a physical altercation after an argument. There were no physical injuries and a primary physical aggressor could not be determined. A 12 hour log was put in place, and a detailed report was completed.
Sedalia Police responded to the End Zone, 3129 West Broadway Boulevard, in reference to a tracker found on a vehicle. Jennifer Renee Edwards stated she found a tracker underneath her vehicle, and does not know how it got there. The tracker was turned off, taken, and entered into evidence. At this time, it is unknown who the tracker belongs to.
Friday afternoon, Officers responded to the offices of Probation and Parole, 205 Thompson Road, in reference to a subject with a warrant for their arrest. Officers made contact with the subject and checked his information with Dispatch. It was confirmed he had an active Probation Violation warrant on original charges of Domestic Assault in the 4th Degree. Christopher Michael Walsh, 21, of Sedalia, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County jail pending a cash or surety bond of $2,000.
Saturday night, Officers were dispatched to the parking lot of the Thompson Hills Shopping Center for a report of a man asleep on the ground, surrounded by beer bottles. Upon arrival, Officers conducted an investigation. Mario Alberto Madrid, 40, Homeless, was transported to the Pettis County jail to be placed on a 12 hour protective custody hold.
On the night of February 21st, Officers were dispatched to the Casey's store, 1601 East Broadway Boulevard, in reference to individual sleeping in his vehicle. During the course of the investigation, it was discovered the driver was intoxicated. Jason Ryan Mucke, 40, of Sedalia, was arrested and transported to the Sedalia Police Department. There, Mucke provided a breath sample that showed his BAC to be above 0.08. Mucke was transported to the Pettis County Jail to be booked and released on charges of Driving While Intoxicated (Persistent Offender).
Friday night, Officers did a subject check in the 3200 block South Stewart Avenue. Officers made contact with the suspect, and ran her information through Dispatch. It was confirmed she had an active Pettis County warrant for her arrest for Failure to Appear on original charges of Operating a Motor Vehicle Without Maintaining Financial Responsibility and Failure to Register a Motor Vehicle. Jaqueline Susana Menjivar Reyes, 25, of Sedalia, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail pending a $250 cash only bond.
Sedalia Police were dispatched to the Comfort Inn, 3600 West Broadway Boulevard on the afternoon of February 21st for a report of a domestic disturbance. Two employees of the Comfort Inn, who are also mother and daughter, were involved in a physical altercation. After the mother and the daughter were separated, the mother walked outside and began to leave the property. The daughter threw glass bottles at her mother and then chased her down, and began hitting her in the head with a closed fist again. The mother and daughter both sustained minor injuries. Laynee J. Baldridge, 21, of Sedalia, was arrested for Domestic Assault in the 2nd Degree. Baldridge was transported to the Pettis County Jail to be held on a 24 hour hold.