This article is compiled from the Sedalia Police Department reports.

Monday afternoon, Debra Kettle reported a violation of an order of protection in the 2600 block of North Woodlawn. The respondent, who is known to Kettle, is prohibited from contacting her pursuant to a court order and has violated that order by contacting Kettle.


 

Officers responded to the 700 block of West 2nd in reference to a violation of a court order Monday evening. The Officer spoke to the victim, who stated they have a protection order in place and the respondent of the order violated it. Charges for Violation of a Protection Order will be sent to the Prosecutor.


 

Sedalia Police observed a driver who they knew to have a suspended driver's license Monday evening. Officers performed a traffic stop on the vehicle near West 16th and South Park Avenue, where the driver's identification and suspended driving status was confirmed. Meri J. Gutierrez Sierra, 36, of Sedalia, was arrested for Driving While Suspended and transported to the Sedalia Police Department, where she was later released with a court date.


 

Monday evening, Sedalia Police were dispatched to the 600 block of East 9th Street in reference to a theft from a vehicle. Frances G. Tucker reported that one of her two license plates were stolen from her car, parked at her residence. The plates were stolen between approximately 7:00 p.m. on the 19th and 7:00 p.m. on the 20th.


 

Shortly after midnight Tuesday, Officers were dispatched to the 1000 block of State Fair Boulevard in reference to a domestic assault. Officers spoke with the victim, who had minor injuries. The victim reported that a known suspect forced his way into her apartment, assaulted her, stole her phone, and left. The suspect was not located, so state charges are being submitted to the Prosecutor. There was no further information in the report.


 

Monday morning, Sedalia Police made contact with a suspect in the area of 18th and Warren in reference to a warrant check. Officers ran the suspect's information through dispatch. Dispatch advised that the suspect had a possible Parole Violation warrant out of Probation and Parole. The warrant was confirmed by hard copy a short time later. Ronnie E. Summers, 46, of Bolivar, was arrested and transported to Pettis County, where he remained at the jail with no bond. There was no information on the original parole violation charge in the report.