Sedalia Police Reports For October 19, 2020
This article is compiled from the Sedalia Police Department reports.
Early Sunday morning, Officers responded to the 100 block of Autumn Avenue in reference to a domestic assault. Upon arrival, Officers made contact with several parties at the residence. During the investigation, a primary aggressor was determined. Kyle G. Lindgren, 25, of Sedalia, was arrested for Domestic Assault in the 2nd Degree. Lindgren was transported to the Pettis County Jail, where he was placed on a 24 hour hold.
Sunday evening, a person was reported as a missing person from the 900 block of East Broadway. The subject had been missing since early that morning. The subject was entered as missing due to the circumstances. A few hours after the time of the call, law enforcement located the subject safely in the 1200 block of East 18th Street.
Officers responded to the 3100 block of West Broadway Sunday evening in reference to a theft from a vehicle. The vehicle was parked behind a closed business when a subject entered the vehicle and stole a stereo out of it. A witness was identified and was able to give a vague description of the suspect and suspect vehicle, but the suspect has not been identified at this time.
Early Monday morning, Officers were dispatched to the Sedalia Police Department lobby in reference to a domestic assault that had just occurred in the 300 block of East 6th Street. The victim was transported by ambulance and suspect information was collected. At this time, the burden of probable cause had not been met and an arrest has not been made.
Sedalia Police conducted a traffic stop near the intersection of West Broadway Boulevard and Curry Drive Monday morning. During the stop, the driver was found to be driving on a revoked license and had an active confirmed warrant out of Clay County. Robert J. Ball, 53, of Independence, was arrested for Driving While Revoked, Failure to Appear, and Failure to Register with DOR. Ball was transported to the Pettis County Jail. The original charge on the warrant was a Failure to Appear for Driving While Revoked. Bond on the warrant was set at $350 cash and Ball was booked and released on the new state charge of Driving While Revoked.
Sunday night, a subject was contacted by Officers in the 3200 block of West Broadway Boulevard. The subject was found to have an active confirmed warrant out of the City of Sedalia. Carl E. Johnson, 60, Homeless, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail. The original charge on the warrant was for Failing To Stop at a Stop Sign. Bond on the warrant was set at $100 cash only.
Sunday afternoon, Officers were dispatched to a domestic disturbance in the 3700 block of West 10th. Information was given that a male was choking a female inside a vehicle, as she was trying to get away from him. As Officers headed to the area, a witness advised the parties had exited the vehicle. Officers arrived in the area, and located the male following the female on foot. Officers told the male to stop and to get on the ground. The male was not compliant and he was taken to the ground. Once on the ground, the male attempted to pull away from Officers. Officers were able to place him in handcuffs without further incident. While en route to the Pettis County Jail, the suspect began hitting his head off of the cage in the patrol unit. The male had visible injuries to his face. Pettis County refused to take the male, so he was taken to the Bothwell Regional Health Center. The male refused treatment, was deemed fit for confinement, and transported to the Pettis County Jail where he was placed on a 24 hour hold. Michael A. Etter, 29, Homeless, was held pending charges of felony Domestic Assault in the 3rd Degree and Kidnapping in the 2nd Degree.
Early Sunday morning, Officers observed a vehicle driving in the area of West 7th Street and South Moniteau Avenue. The suspect driving was known to have a suspended license. Contact was made with the suspect after he had parked the vehicle. Keith E. Cook, 39, of Sedalia, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail on a charge of Driving While Suspended.
Officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of West Cooper Street and North Prospect Avenue Sunday morning. The suspect was discovered to have a revoked license and arrested. Martez Lamont Troy Jr., 35, of Sedalia, was transported to the Pettis County Jail pending charges of Driving While Suspended.
Sunday afternoon, Officers were dispatched to the 2500 block of Bristol Lane in regard to property damage. Someone had thrown a rock through the window of an apartment, damaging both the window and the blinds. Overall, the estimated value of the damage totals to approximately $320.00. The complainant stated that their landlord had been informed of what happened.
Sunday afternoon, Sedalia Police were dispatched to contact a subject by phone who lived in the 1600 block of East Dale Street in Springfield who wanted to report his 9 year old son being assaulted by an adult on Saturday in the 300 block of Poplar Place in Sedalia. Police contacted John Reynolds, who informed Police that his 28 year old son took his 9 year old son to a birthday party. When the children were playing, a man reportedly grabbed his son by the arm and either threw the child to the ground, or caused the child to fall to the ground, causing a rug burn to his shoulder. The older brother then took the younger brother back home to Springfield. Officers were informed that the child did not need medical attention. The suspect was identified and located. Pending further information from the Springfield Police Department, the suspect was not arrested. The suspect was cooperative and wrote a statement.
Officers were dispatched to the Motel 6 in the 3400 block of West Broadway Sunday morning on a report of a domestic disturbance involving a man and a woman. When Officers arrived, they saw a black car leaving the area at a right rate of speed. Officers also saw a man in the parking lot wearing a blue and white football jersey. Officers made contact with the driver, and attempted to make contact with the male subject. The driver Officers stopped stated that she was involved in the disturbance and came back to the scene. The male subject could not be located. The female informed Officers that she was assaulted by her soon to be ex boyfriend. She stated he also stole $1560.00 worth of jewelry, her phone, shoes and glasses by force and caused $200 worth of damage to her car. Officers checked the area, but were not able to locate the suspect. Officers took photos and attached them to the case.
Sunday evening, Officers were dispatched to the area of West Pettis and North Quincy. Upon arrival, Officers learned that one of the subjects had hit the other, though not hard enough to cause injury. Charges are being requested for Domestic Assault in the 4th Degree.
Sedalia Police stopped a truck in the area of West 7th and South Kentucky Avenue Sunday morning after it stopped at a stop sign for at least 15 seconds, stopped past two stop lines, and slow rolled through another stop sign. After an investigation, it was determined that the driver was intoxicated. Krystal Dawn Hill, 27, of Sedalia, was placed under arrest for Driving While Intoxicated. Hill was transported to the Sedalia Police Headquarters, then to the Pettis County Jail, where she was booked in on the state charge of Driving While Intoxicated pending release to a sober person.
On the evening of October 2nd, Officers responded to a shoplifter at Wal Mart that occurred from a prior date. Dillon James Pettis, 23, of Sedalia, was contacted and arrested for Shoplifting.
Sedalia Police spoke to Rebecca M. Good on the phone in reference to theft Sunday morning. Good reported that her wallet was stolen while at the Sutherland's store, in the 3800 block of South Limit earlier in the morning.
Officers responded to a burglary in the 200 block of South Quincy on the afternoon of October 12th. A house was broken into and various items were taken. There is no suspect information at this time.
Saturday afternoon, Officers were dispatched to the 2000 block of South Harrison for a report of a deceased subject found in the residence. When Officers arrived, they made contact with a neighbor. He stated that he went by the residence to check on his friend because he had not seen him since Monday the 12th. When the neighbor looked through the front window, he saw the subject laying on the living room floor, not moving. He then forced entry into the residence and found the subject deceased. He contacted the victim's family and they came to the scene. The Pettis County Coroner was contacted. Officers took photos of the scene and found nothing suspicious.
On Friday afternoon, Sedalia Police were dispatched to the area of the 1700 block of South Grand in regard to a disturbance, possibly involving weapons. One of the subjects had left prior to Officer's arrival, but was later contacted by another Officer at an address on South Osage. It was found that the involved parties were married, and had gotten into a fight that had turned physical. Each destroyed the other's vehicle, one had wielded a knife, while the other had a hammer. One of the parties sustained a small cut, while the other had gotten pepper sprayed. Both refused medical treatment. Charges of Domestic Assault in the 4th Degree are being requested on both subjects, who were not named in the report.
Saturday night, a car was stopped in the 700 block of East Broadway Boulevard for failing to stop at the southbound stop sign at South Center Avenue and East Broadway Boulevard. A warrant check of the driver and passenger revealed the passenger had a Sedalia Failure to Appear warrant on original charges of Animal At Large. Abraham Fernando, 19, of Sedalia, was arrested, transported to the Pettis County Jail, given a bond of $100 and a court date.
Friday night, Sedalia Police observed a subject Officers recognized in the 200 block of West Broadway Boulevard. A warrant check of the subject revealed he had a $2500 cash or surety bond warrant from Pettis County on charges of Property Damage and Stealing. Contact was made and Cody Allen Edgar, 22, of Smithton, was placed under arrest. Edgar was transported to the Pettis County Jail and booked in on the warrant.
Saturday morning, Officers observed a car in the middle of the eastbound lanes while eastbound at East Broadway Boulevard and about South Hancock Avenue. The car then came across the inside lane and crossed into a turn lane. As Officers turned around on it, it quickly turned onto northbound South Marvin Avenue. Officers initiated a stop and the car hit the curb turning onto East 7th Street. After an investigation, it was determined that the driver was intoxicated by alcohol and/or drugs. Marijuana was located in the car. Lidarrin K. Grant, 29, of Sedalia, was placed under arrest for Driving While Intoxicated. Grant was then taken to a hospital and then to the Pettis County Jail to be booked on a state charge of Driving While Intoxicated, pending release to a sober person.
Sedalia Police performed a traffic stop on a vehicle for expired registration Saturday night, stopping at East 15th Street and South New York Avenue. Officers made contact with the driver, and had her information run through a computer check. The driver had two active municipal Failure to Appear warrants. Karen N. Matz, 34, of Sedalia, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail, where she was booked and given a bond of $120.00 cash only, and a court date.
Friday afternoon, Kyle Siegel contacted the Sedalia Police Department in regard to their wallet possibly being stolen from the 300 block of East 7th Street. The total value of the wallet and its contents totals to approximately $140.00. Siegel stated he would like charges pressed if the suspect is identified.
A traffic stop was attempted on a silver passenger car near the intersection of East 6th and South Lamine Avenue Saturday morning. The suspect vehicle fled and collided with a street curb, disabling the vehicle. The suspect then fled the scene on foot and was not located. The suspect vehicle was towed from the scene.
Friday afternoon, Officers were dispatched to the 900 block of West 20th Street for a report of a stolen car tire and wheel. When Officers arrived, they spoke with Dena M. Andrews, who stated that sometime between October 6th and October 8th, someone stole a tire and wheel from the back of her pickup truck. The tire and wheel had an estimated value of $90.00. A suspect was named, but not located for questioning.
Sedalia Police responded to the 400 block of West 17th Street for a reported disturbance with weapons Friday afternoon. Officers arrived and determined an assault had occurred, however, no weapons were involved. George Richard Apel III, 52, of Sedalia, was arrested on a municipal ordinance violation of Animals Running at Large, but was released at the scene with a summons to appear in court. Brandon Jackie Cooper, 31, of Sedalia, was arrested on a municipal ordinance violation for Assault, and was released at the scene with a summons.
On the morning of October 13th, Officers responded to the area of North Missouri and Pettis for a disturbance. Officers arrived and made contact with Lucy EL Busing, who reported that she had been threatened by a male subject in the 500 block of West Benton Street.
Friday morning, Officers spoke with a subject in the 2400 block of West Main in reference to someone threatening to post explicit photos online of them if they failed to pay.
Sunday morning, Officers were dispatched to the 2100 block of East 9th Street for a disturbance. Upon arrival, Officers made contact with Corrina Marie Cruz. Cruz stated she was assaulted by a person known to her. Cruz stated the suspect hit her in the abdomen and took her phone. She refused treatment from EMS staff. The suspect was gone upon Officer's arrival.