Sedalia Police Reports For March 16, 2021
This article is compiled from the Sedalia Police Department reports.
Monday evening, a car was stopped in the area of West 4th Street and South Grand Avenue for no license plates. A DOR check revealed the driver's operator's status was suspended. Amber L. Green, 49, of Sedalia, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail. Green was booked in on a 24 hour hold on a state felony charge of Driving Without a Valid License, Driving While Suspended, and Driving Without Financial Responsibility.
Sedalia Police responded to the 400 block of East Boonville for a possible theft report Monday night. Upon arrival, the victim chose not to pursue charges because the suspect had brought the item back. The suspect was driving a vehicle, and her driving status was suspended. Sarah Elizabeth Gerloff, 23, of Sedalia, was arrested for Driving While Suspended and transported to the Police Department. Gerloff was fingerprinted, photographed, and released with a city ticket for Driving While Suspended.
On the afternoon of March 11th, Sedalia Police were dispatched to the National TV Sales and Rental, 1400 South Limit Avenue Suite 10 for a report of failure to return rental property. When Officers arrived, contact was made with the district manager, James M. Webb. Webb stated that a subject who had rented a television valued at $1,081.17 had quit making payments on March 8th. A certified letter was sent to the suspect's address and the suspect signed for it. When the manager arrived at the suspect's address outside of the city limits to get the television, he was told by the suspect to get off of his property and call the police. The complainant informed Officers he wanted to pursue charges against the suspect for Failure to Return Rental Property. At the time of the report, contact with the suspect had not been made. Later that same afternoon, Webb reported that another suspect had stopped paying for a gray Crosley washer and dryer set, valued at $1,729. After making three payments, the suspect reportedly quit paying. Webb informed Officers that they had tried to make contact with the suspect at the reported residence in person and sent certified mail to the address, but were not able to locate them or make contact. Webb requested charges to be submitted against the renter.
Monday morning, Officers conducted a traffic stop near the intersection of East Broadway and South Marvin Avenue due to a vehicle not having license plates. In the course of the stop, Officers learned the driver did not have a valid driver's license. Tina Diann Manion, 24, of Sedalia, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail. Manion was placed on a 24 hour hold, was not compliant and was verbally abusive throughout the incident.
Last Thursday evening, Officers were dispatched to the 2100 block of West Broadway in reference to a subject check. The suspect was contacted and after further investigation, drug related paraphernalia was located. It was also determined the suspect had been involved in a theft at the Wal Mart store earlier in the day. Andrew W. Earnhart, 30, Homeless, was placed under arrest and transported to the Pettis County Jail. Charges of Burglary in the 1st Degree, Stealing, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia are being sought.