Sedalia Police Reports For December 13, 2021
This article is compiled from the Sedalia Police Department reports.
Sunday evening, Officers responded to the 1500 block of South Osage Avenue for a report of a sexual assault that occurred the night before. Information was collected from the complainant and the investigation is ongoing.
Officers responded to the area of Walker Circle and East 24th Street Sunday night for a report of a suspicious vehicle. When Officers arrived, they located a male inside the vehicle. A computer check of the subject showed an active warrant out of Cole Camp for Failure to Appear on original charges of Shoplifting. Jack Dean Atwood Craig, 27, of Warsaw, was placed under arrest for his warrant and transported to the Pettis County Jail, where he was booked and given a $300 cash or surety bond.
Sedalia Police were dispatched to the 600 block of East 17th Street in reference to found property Sunday evening. A silver and blue Huffy 21 Techtra Sport bicycle had been found in a ditch. Officers collected the bicycle and placed into the Quonset Hut at the Police Department.
Sunday afternoon, Sedalia Police observed a vehicle pull up to the Open Door, 612 South Hancock Avenue. A female exited and began unloading items from her vehicle. Officers ran the plate information which came back to the suspect. The suspect had an active warrant from Benton County for Failure to Appear on original charges of Possession of a Controlled Substance. Officers made contact with the suspect and ran her information through Joint Communication and confirmed the warrant. Autumn R. Cristoff, 41, of Sedalia, was arrested for her warrant and transported to the Pettis County Jail. There was no bond on the Benton County warrant. Cristoff was held pending transfer to the Benton County Jail.
Saturday afternoon, Officers responded to the 2500 block of Plaza Avenue to assist the Children's Division with a report of possible child abuse. A juvenile was reported to have ingested a THC edible on Friday. The juvenile had already been treated and released from the hospital. A report was made of the incident, no suspects are in custody at this time.
While Officers were on patrol Sunday afternoon, they saw a suspect they knew to have a municipal warrant for Failure to Appear in Court on original charges of Operating a Motor Vehicle While Failing to Maintain Financial Responsibility. Officers made contact with the suspect and confirmed the warrant through Dispatch. Officers arrested Elizabeth A. Schler, 43, of Sedalia and transported her to the Pettis County Jail. Schler was held pending she post a bond of $147 cash only.
Saturday afternoon, Officers responded to the 900 block of South Arlington Avenue in reference to a possible harassment. The caller reported that a subject had made threats to kill them. The suspect was not located but charges were filed with the Pettis County Prosecutor's Office.
Sedalia Police responded to the Centennial Park, 1500 East 16th Street, for a subject check Sunday afternoon. On arrival, Officers met with the subject, who was in violation of a child safety plan that was put in place by the Children's Division, and his two children. Contact was made with the Children's Division and they responded to the scene. The children were returned to the caretaker set in place by the plan. The incident will be handled by the Children's Division. A general information report was completed to document the incident.
Sunday morning, Officers responded to the 400 block of West 5th Street in reference to a noise complaint. The caller reported that the neighbors were playing excessively loud music. He stated it is an ongoing issue and wanted to pursue charges. Jamie Joseph James, 62, of Sedalia, was issued a summons for Loud Noise with a court date.
Officers took a violation of an ex parte report in the 400 block of West 7th Street Saturday afternoon. The victim reported that the suspect had attempted to contact her. The suspect was located the next day. Christopher L. Ford, 46, of Sedalia, was arrested for Violation of A Full Order of Protection and transported to the Pettis County Jail. Ford was placed on a 24 hour hold pending state charges.
Saturday afternoon, April Geiler reported her juvenile daughter as a missing person/runaway. The juvenile had left the residence of a relative in the 700 block of East 24th Street late on Friday. The juvenile will be entered in MULES as a missing person/runaway.
Friday afternoon, Officers responded to the 300 block of McAnally Court in reference to a possible theft. The caller reported that sometime that morning, they believed they may have been drugged and that approximately $1,942 worth of items had been taken from them. The caller refused medical treatment. The suspect has not been located at this time.
Early Sunday morning, Sedalia Police observed a silver GMC SUV eastbound on East Broadway Boulevard in the area of East Engineer drift over the dashed white line. It pulled into the Casey's store, 1601 East Broadway Boulevard, and Officers initiated a traffic stop. On contact with the driver, a DOR check revealed his driving status was suspended in Missouri. Jimmy Garrett, 35, of Tipton, was placed under arrest and taken to the Sedalia Police Department. Garett was fingerprinted and then released on municipal charges of Driving While Suspended, No Proof of Insurance, and Improper Lane Usage.
An SUV was stopped in the area of Highway 50 and Highway M for several moving violations Saturday night. A DOR check revealed the driver's license was suspended. Peter S. Swartzentruber, of Fulton, was arrested and taken to the Pettis County Jail, where he was booked and released on a state charge of Driving While Revoked.
Saturday evening, Officers were dispatched to the 2300 block of East 15th Street in reference to a disturbance. A warrant check of the people involved revealed a male had two Pettis County warrants with a total of $276 cash only bond. Matias Arehiga Hernandez, 35, of Sedalia, was arrested for his Failure to Appear warrant on original charges of Failure to Register a Motor Vehicle and another for Operating a Motor Vehicle Without Maintaining Financial Responsibility.
Officers observed a vehicle travelling without license plate lights and no tail or brake lights early Saturday morning. A traffic stop was conducted in the area of Clinton Road and Matthew Drive and the driver was identified. A computer check of the driver showed that his license was suspended. Ernie J. Padron, 25, of Windsor, was placed under arrest and taken to the Pettis County Jail, where he was placed on a 24 hour hold for Driving While Suspended.
Late Saturday night, Officers were dispatched to the 1300 block of South Harrison Avenue in reference to a violation of a court order. The complainant stated that her ex boyfriend was trying to beat her front door down and was yelling. The ex boyfriend is the respondent in an Ex Parte, where the complainant is the protected party. The ex boyfriend left the scene before Officers arrived. Charges for Violation of an Ex Parte will be submitted.
Sedalia Police responded to the Bothwell Regional Health Center Emergency Room, 601 East 14th Street, Saturday night in reference to a dog bite. When Officers arrived, they spoke to the patient and the dog owner. After speaking with the owner and at the owner's request, the dog was surrendered and taken to the Sedalia Animal Shelter. A report was completed for this incident.
Friday night, Officers responded to the 700 block of West Broadway Boulevard for a report of an assault between a juvenile and her guardian. The victim had no visible injury and a charge of Domestic Assault is being referred to the Pettis County Juvenile Office.
Officers were executing a search warrant in the 1900 block of South Missouri Avenue Friday night when they seized marijuana off an individual under the age of 18. The marijuana was seized for destruction and brought to the Police Station.
Saturday evening, an Officer responded to the 300 block of East Saline Street in reference to a report of a disturbance not in progress. Stephanie Jackson reported that her family members were at the Bud's Laundromat, 301 South Engineer Avenue, when the disturbance occurred. No charges are being sought at this time.
On the afternoon of December 1st, Officers spoke to a subject who reported a violation of a full order of protection, which had occurred at the Casey's store, 1601 East Broadway Boulevard earlier that day. The suspect entered the store after the victim. The victim has an active order which prohibits the suspect being within 100 yards of the victim. The suspect left the scene on foot and he was not contacted. Charges are being submitted to the Pettis County Prosecutor's Office for review.
Early Saturday morning, Officers responded to the 500 block of East 4th Street for a report of a disturbance. When Officers arrived, they located a male, appearing to be intoxicated. After an investigation was complete, the male was identified and placed into protective custody because of his condition. Joseph Elmer Fore, 39, of Sedalia, was transported to the Pettis County Jail, where he was placed on a 12 hour protective custody hold.
Friday evening, Officers responded to the 1500 block of South Osage for a report of a violation of a court order. After an investigation, information was collected, and a report was completed.
Sedalia Police responded to the 1100 block of West Main Street Friday night in reference to an assault that had just occurred. After investigation, Officers arrested the suspect. Clark L. Lyles, 62, of Sedalia, was placed on a 24 hour hold for Assault in the 1st Degree, Armed Criminal Action, and Driving While Revoked. The case will be sent to the prosecutor for review.
Friday evening, Officers were dispatched to the American Legion, 2016 West Main Street, for a private property accident involving an intoxicated driver. Contact was made and after an investigation, the driver was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated. Darci L. Shipley, 61, of Sedalia, was transported to the Sedalia Police Headquarters, a hospital, and then to the Pettis County Jail, where she was booked in on a state charge of Driving While Intoxicated. Shipley was then placed on a 12 hour protective custody hold.
On the afternoon of December 7th, a female Officer assisted a Pettis County Deputy for a search of a female in the area of East Broadway Boulevard and Crescent Drive. Evidence was recovered by the Officer and turned over to the Deputy.
Sedalia Police responded to the Casey's store, 716 West 16th Street Friday night for a report of found property. Kimberly McGregor reported locating drug paraphernalia in the restroom of the store. The paraphernalia was collected for destruction.
On the afternoon of December 7th, Officers responded to the 1300 block of South Marshall Avenue in reference to a possible disturbance. Upon arrival, Officers were made aware of allegation of possible child abuse. A report was made of the incident with the department and the Child Abuse Hotline. The suspect has not been located at this time.
Officers responded to the 1100 block of East 7th Street in reference to a hit and run accident last Tuesday afternoon. A vehicle collided with a parked vehicle in the area and left the scene without providing any information. There was approximately $600 worth of damage to the victim's vehicle. The suspect has not been identified at this time.
Friday morning, the Sedalia Police Department took a report in the lobby of the Police Department of sexual abuse involving a juvenile that took place in the 300 block of East Broadway Boulevard.
Friday morning, Sedalia Police took a hit and run accident report in the 1500 block of East 24th Street.
Sedalia Police performed a traffic stop on a white Buick car for expired registration Friday afternoon. The traffic stop took place at South Limit Avenue and West 14th Street. A computer check through Dispatch confirmed the driver's license was suspended. Trevin B. Umbles, 30, of Sedalia, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail. Umbles was placed on a 24 hour hold pending state charges of Driving While Suspended.