Sedalia Police Reports For May 1, 2020
This article is compiled from the Sedalia Police Department reports.
In the early morning hours Friday, Officers took a report of an alleged violation of an adult order of protection that occurred in the 1200 block of South Stewart avenue. A suspect, who has not named in the report, has been identified in the case and charges have been requested to the Prosecuting Attorney.
Thursday evening, Officers were dispatched to the 1400 block of East 13th for a theft report. The victim, Nicole Marie Gunter, stated two of her license plate year tabs were stolen from her vehicle sometime since March 1st.
Officers responded to an address in the 1600 block of East 15th Thursday night for a reported disturbance between a husband and wife. The investigation revealed that at one point during the altercation, the female subject assaulted the male. Julie Ann Anderson, 35, of Sedalia, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail. Anderson was placed on a sobriety hold with a state charge of 4th Degree Assault pending.
Thursday afternoon, Sedalia Police were called the 4400 block of Wisconsin avenue, the Menards store, for a report of theft. Upon arrival, Officers made contact with the caller, who stated they had security footage of two suspects taking several packages of rare earth magnets, leaving without paying for them.
Sedalia Police responded to the 500 block of Wilkerson street Thursday afternoon in regards to a domestic disturbance. Officers determined the disturbance was physical; however there were no apparent injuries to either party and the primary aggressor couldn't be determined. The residence was placed on a 12-hour log and one party, Angel Escobar, 21 of Sedalia, was issued a summons for illegal burning.
The Dollar General in the 4200 block of East Broadway reported a theft to Sedalia Police Thursday afternoon. The manager said several suspects came into the store and left without paying for $44.50 worth of merchandise.
Thursday morning, Officers were dispatched to area of South Quincy and West Third street in reference to a possible rape and assault that had occured. When Officers arrived, a male subject was transported to the Bothwell Hospital for his injuries.
Wednesday afternoon, an Officer was dispatched to the Police Department in reference to a theft report. The victim said that a family member stole her EBT card and spent money off of it.
Wednesday evening, officers conducted a subject check near the intersection of West 10th street and South Grand avenue after observing a known wanted subject walking on the sidewalk. The subject was contacted and his identity was confirmed. Jim Thathiarath, 38, of Sedalia, was arrested for his active warrant on the original charge of Possession of Amphetamine. Thathiarth was transported to the Pettis County Jail with a $10,000 cash or surety bond.
Sedalia Police were investigating an incident that occurred in the 200 block of South Quincy avenue Wednesday morning. Officers met with a subject at the scene with information about the incident. The subject was identified by fingerprint scan and found to have an active Pettis County Warrant. Christopher Edward Demus, 30, of Sedalia, was arrested and taken to the Pettis County Jail. The warrant and an OR bond and Demus' court date is to be determined.
Wednesday morning, Rod Walters came to the Sedalia Police station to turn in a phone he had found. Walters found the I-phone last Tuesday in the street in the 2500 block of West Broadway. Walters tried to put the I-phone on Facebook to try to locate the owner, but no person called to claim it. After 11 days, Walters turned in the phone to the Police. The phone was unable to be turned on to try to locate an owner, and the camera lens was completely cracked. The phone was placed into evidence.
An officer was dispatched to the lobby of the Police Department in reference to a forgery and theft report. Mary Boyer reported a debit card was fraudulently used and a check was taken out of her checkbook. The check was forged and cashed. The total monetary loss was $363.86.