Sedalia Police Reports For April 20, 2021
This article is compiled from the Sedalia Police Department reports.
Monday afternoon, Sedalia Police responded to the Steak and Shake, 4203 Wisconsin Avenue, in reference to a hit and run. Upon arrival, Officers met with Carson Price, who stated he was rear ended on Broadway Boulevard near Thompson Boulevard. The striking vehicle left without providing information. The suspect vehicle was identified and the case remains under investigation.
Early Tuesday morning, Officers conducted a vehicle check in the parking lot of the Casey's store, 3050 South Limit Avenue. A search of the vehicle was conducted where methamphetamine and other items indicative of drug sales were located. James Lewis Wallace, 29, Homeless, was arrested for Delivery of a Controlled Substance. Two firearms were also located in the vehicle, belonging to the passenger, who admitted to being a habitual drug user. The firearms were seized and a state charge of Unlawful for Certain Persons to Possess a Firearm is being requested. The passenger was not named in the report.
Officers initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle in the area of East 10th Street and South Marvin Avenue for improper vehicle registration Monday night. Upon contact with the occupants of the vehicle, the odor of marijuana was detected coming from the vehicle. A search was conducted, and the search revealed a female occupant was illegally possessing hydrocodone. Amber Dawn Brandes, 25, of Sedalia, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail. At the jail, the suspect was booked and released pending state charges of Possession of a Dangerous Drug.
Monday afternoon, Sedalia Police conducted a subject check on a person in the 400 block of North Mill Street. Kenneth Edward Smith, 73, of Sedalia, was found to have an active Pettis County warrant for felony Possession of a Controlled Substance. Smith was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail with a bond of $7,500 cash or surety.
On the morning of April 14th, an Officer was dispatched to the lobby of the Police Department in reference to a theft report. Warren Olson said the suspect opened a credit card in his name without his permission.
Sedalia Police responded to Arnwine Construction, 600 East 10th Street Monday morning for a report of a burglary no longer in progress. Items stolen from the business were valued at $1,184.00.
Monday afternoon, Sedalia Police responded to the 1800 block of South Engineer Avenue in reference to a hit and run accident. Upon arrival, Officers met with Bradford Riley, who stated his vehicle was struck while parked in front of the residence. The striking vehicle left without providing information. At the time of the report, the suspect has not been identified.