Police were called to Woods Supermarket at approximately 3:30 on the afternoon of October 20 for a report of shoplifting.

Sedalia Police say that by the time officers arrived, the suspect had left, but a witness obtained a license plate number for the suspect's vehicle.

Police located 26-year-old April Peterson and say that she admitted to stealing and eating stolen food. Peterson also reportedly admitted to driving while suspended.

Peterson was taken to the Pettis County Jail where she was booked and released.

April Peterson
Pettis County Sheriff's Department

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