Sedalia Police recovered multiple stolen items and arrested five Columbia residents after receiving a theft complaint from a business in the 3100 block of W. Broadway on December 14.

According to a report from the Sedalia Police Department, officers were dispatched to the business and were told that five suspects came into the store, garbed numerous items and left without paying.

A traffic stop was conducted on a suspect vehicle in the 800 block of S. Limit and five suspects were arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail where they were booked and released. Police say a search led to the discovery of numerous items with store tags still on them inside the vehicle and in the trunk. Two new chain saws were also found in the trunk.

Contact is being made with additional businesses to see if any of the recovered property belongs to them.

Arrested for stealing:

Javion V. Ellis, 20, Columbia, Missouri

Jasmine D. Fisher, 28, Columbia, Missouri

Cornell Z. Fisher, 17, Columbia, Missouri

Brantez I. Palmer, 22, Columbia, Missouri

Chira F. Porter, 17, Columbia, Missouri