Sedalia Police reports 6-30-19

Sedalia Police arrested 60-year-old Gerald Wayne Todd, Jr., of Sedalia after conducting traffic stop on a pickup with a defective brake light at 7th and Massachusetts around 7:30 p.m. Thursday evening. According to a report, the driver exited the vehicle and fled on foot. The occupant was arrested and charged with possession of methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. He was also wanted on a Pettis County warrant for a traffic offense. The driver who fled was later identified and state charges of felony resisting arrest are being pursued.


 

Sedalia Police arrested 39-year-old Gary Dale Spradley at 3202 South Limit on Wednesday evening around 8:40 p.m. Spradley was wanted on three Municipal warrants. He was taken to the Pettis County Jail with a total cash bond amount of $180. He now has a July 24 court date.


 

On Thursday, a Sedalia man reported that he had been scammed out of $4,573. According to a report, the man received a phone call in March, saying he had won $1 million. And over the next few months, the victim sent the caller money to pay for fees on the money he was expecting, with no results. The suspect sent phones to the caller, but the suspect is still unknown.


 

On Thursday, Sedalia Police arrested 28-year-old Jalane Lea Brake of Sedalia at 18th and Missouri after a traffic stop for a license violation. A computer check revealed she was driving while suspended. Brake was taken into custody and transported to the Pettis County Jail.


 

On Thursday around 4 p.m., the Sedalia Police and the Pettis County Sheriff's Office received a call from Johnson County about a suicidal subject in the Muddy Creek area. A subsequent search located the subject at Menard's, 4400 Wisconsin. The subject showed signs of a medical emergency and was transported to Bothwell Regional Health Center for treatment.


 

Sedalia Police responded to a disturbance in the 1000 block of W. 3rd at 10:50 p.m. Thursday night. Arrested was 36-year-old Joseph E. Fore. He was charged with stealing, two counts of property damage and 4th degree assault. Fore was taken to the Pettis County Jail.


 

Sedalia Police responded to Owens Corning, 2700 W. 16th on Thursday afternoon around 3:45 p.m. after receiving a 911 call. According to a report, the complainant said that an employee was overheard saying he was going to “shoot up the place.” The report added that the employee has had some performance issues lately. 25-year-old Dillon Dwayne Mallonee of Sedalia was taken into custody and transported to the Pettis County Jail on a 24-hour hold. Charges of harassment and 2nd degree terror threat are being sought against Mallonee. The case has been sent to the prosecutor for review.


 

Sedalia Police responded to a disturbance in the 300 block of E. Cooper on Thursday around 4:45 p.m. Arrested was 38-year-old Corey Thomas Bush, Jr. He was charged with 3rd degree felony domestic assault and transported to the Pettis County Jail on a 24-hour hold.


 

Sedalia Police responded to the Shell convenience store at Broadway and Limit at 3:18 a.m. Thursday morning on a suicidal subject. A 27-year-old man was taken into custody for safekeeping. The report said he had self-inflicted injuries. He was later taken to Bothwell Regional Health Center for a psychological hold.


 

On Sunday, Pettis County deputies arrested Angela DeWitt and Larry Evans for 4th degree domestic assault in the 200 block of Green Street in Smithton. Both were being held on a 24-hour hold, pending the filing of formal charges.


 

The Missouri State Highway Patrol arrested 25-year-old Francisco Chavez of Sedalia at 10:11 p.m. Saturday in Benton County. He was taken to the Benton County Jail and charged with DWI and C & I Driving, and released.

Randy Kirby