Sedalia Police went to the 400 block of East 7th Street Friday morning to look for a suspect who had an active warrant for his arrest.

Upon arrival, Officers made contact with the subject and relayed his information to Dispatch.

Dispatch confirmed the warrant for his arrest was active. David L. Paxton, 60, of Sedalia, was arrested for his warrant on charges of felony Child Molestation in the 1st Degree and transported to the Pettis County Jail.

Paxton was given a court date and his bond was set at $25,000 cash or surety.

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