Sedalia Police Reports For May 16, 2022
This article is compiled from the Sedalia Police Department reports.
Sunday night, Officers came into contact with a subject who is a known sex offender near the Katy Trail. Officers placed the subject under arrest for being within 500 feet of a park as a Registered Sex Offender, as outlined in RSMO 566.150. Thomas Duane Averbeck, 70, Homeless, was taken to the Pettis County Jail where he was placed on a 24 hour hold.
Officers responded to the Mazzio's restaurant, 1613 South Limit Avenue Sunday night for a report of a disturbance. Lyric Adair reported that an employee of the business became upset and quit the job. Adair stated that prior to leaving the business, the former employee assaulted another employee. The victim had no visible injury, and wanted to pursue charges. The suspect was identified by name. The suspect has not been located at the time of the report.
Sedalia Police were dispatched to a hit and run accident in the 700 block of West 4th Street late Sunday night. Officers arrived and made contact with Alice Schultz. Schultz reported that her vehicle had been rear ended by another vehicle while it was parked in front of the residence. The driver of the suspect vehicle left the scene without providing any information. The victim's vehicle had extensive rear end damage from the accident. The vehicle had also been pushed into another vehicle parked in front of her during the collision. Evidence was left at the scene from the suspect vehicle.
Sunday evening, Officers received a report of theft from the Phillips 66 (Prime TIme) , 216 West Broadway Boulevard. The suspect was located shortly afterwards at the Break Time store, 318 West Broadway Boulevard. Nathanael Aaron David, 44, of Sedalia, was placed under arrest for Stealing. David resisted arrest, assaulted a Police Officer, and was taken into custody with minimal, necessary force. David was checked out by EMS, transported to the hospital for treatment, and then transported to the Pettis County Jail, where he was placed on a 24 hour hold pending charges of Stealing, Resisting Arrest, and Assault in the 4th Degree.
Officers responded to the Bothwell Emergency Room for a report of an assault early Sunday morning. Stephanie A. Best reported being assaulted by an unidentified suspect at the Cenex store, 120 East 16th Street. Best sustained minor injury. The incident is under investigation.
Sedalia Police were dispatched to the Domino's restaurant, 3200 South Limit Avenue Sunday night for a report of a disturbance between employees. Information was given that the suspect had caused damage to the victim's vehicle. Officers arrived and made contact with all parties. The victim's vehicle had damage to the passenger side rear bumper. The victim reported that his vehicle had also been dented on the driver's side rear quarter panel. Contact was made with the suspect, who admitted to intentionally causing damage to the victim's vehicle with his vehicle. Robert D. E. Harrison, 20, of Stover, was issued a summons for Destruction of Non City Property. Harrison was released from the scene pending a court date.
Sunday evening, Officers responded to the 1500 block of East 5th Street for a well being check. Neighbors and family indicated that a resident had not been seen or heard from for over a week. Entry into the residence was forced, and the resident was found deceased inside. The coroner's office responded to the scene for the death investigation.
Saturday morning, Officers responded to the Hotel Bothwell, 103 East 4th Street, for a found property report. On arrival, Officers spoke with Tammie Bressman, a member of Hotel staff. Bressman reported a large amount of cash and some prescription medication had been left in a room by a guest. The previous guests were contacted, and it was unable to be determined who the items belonged to. The items were collected and placed into evidence as found property.
Sedalia Police were called to the 400 block of West 7th Street Saturday morning in reference to found property. A bicycle was found abandoned in the area. The bicycle was placed in holding for safe keeping.
Officers were dispatched to a residence in the 1800 block of Apple Tree Lane for a report of a physical disturbance Sunday morning. Investigation revealed that a fight had occurred, but Officers were unable to determine a primary physical aggressor.
Friday afternoon, Officers responded to the Bothwell Hospital, 601 East 14th Street, for an out of control Juvenile resulting in an assault on a staff member. On arrival, Officers (along with staff) quickly deescalated the situation. The nurse who was assaulted requested charges against the Juvenile. A report was completed along with a Juvenile referral. The Juvenile remained in the care of the hospital.
Officers responded to the Break Time store, 318 West Broadway Boulevard Saturday morning in reference to a theft. Approximately $307 in cash was stolen from a subject. It was believed to have been used at that location. The suspect has not been located at this time.
Saturday morning, Officers responded to the 300 block of McAnally Court for a harassment report. On arrival, Officers spoke with Kim S. Ballengar, who stated that a subject entered her apartment and made threats towards her. At the time of the report, the suspect has not been located.
Officers were dispatched to a disturbance at the Wal Mart store, 3201 West Broadway Boulevard Saturday morning. A party left the store before Officers arrived, and was found to have been already trespassed from the store. He was located at a residence in the 1300 block of Montgomery Circle. Jeremy Edward Pointer, 42, of Sedalia, was issued a summons for Trespassing with a court date. Later that afternoon, Officers spoke with Pointer at the residence. Pointer wished to report that employees at the Wal Mart store had damaged his vehicle when they worked on it earlier in the week. A report was done to document the event.
Sedalia Police observed a truck failing to maintain its lane, crossing over the dashed white line in the S curves east of Marshall on Broadway Boulevard Saturday night. Officers initiated a traffic stop on the truck in the area of the Cork N Bottle store, 3806 West Broadway Boulevard. The driver's status was revoked out of Missouri. Kevin Scott Williams, 45, of Sedalia, was placed under arrest for felony Driving While Revoked. Williams was transported to the Pettis County Jail, where he was booked and released.
Early Sunday morning, Officers were dispatched to the 500 block of East 4th Street for a domestic disturbance. After an investigation, it was determined a physical altercation had taken place between two individuals. It was further determined the altercation was mutual. A 12 hour log was completed regarding the incident, and the parties separated.
Sedalia Police stopped a vehicle at East 16th Street and South Montgomery Avenue for a moving traffic violation Saturday morning. During the course of the stop, the passenger was found to have an active arrest warrant out of the Sedalia Municipal Division for Failure to Appear. Jaime Lee Campbell, 36, of Sedalia, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail pending a $147 cash only bond.
Sunday morning, an SUV was stopped in the area of East 10th Street and South Lamine Avenue for speeding, failing to maintain its lane, and failure to maintain the right half of the roadway. After an investigation, it was determined the driver was intoxicated. Justin M. Schroder, 43, of Windsor, was placed under arrest for Driving While Intoxicated. Schroder was taken to the Police Department, processed, and released to parents with a municipal citation.
Officers responded to Interstate Studios, 3500 Snyder Road Saturday evening for a report of property damage. Marc Funston, an employee of the business, reported that a vehicle there did multiple donuts in the rear parking lot, causing damage. Funston did provide suspect information. The suspect was located nearby. The business has yet to determine if criminal charges will be pursued.
Saturday night, Officers responded to the 2900 block of West 11th Street for a report of a runaway juvenile. When Officers arrived, contact was made with the mother of the child. Information was collected, and a report was later completed.
Sedalia Police were dispatched to a residence in the 1100 block of East 11th Street Saturday afternoon for a report of a disturbance. Investigation revealed that an assault had likely happened, but there was insufficient evidence to determine a primary aggressor.
Saturday morning, Officers responded to the area of West 15th Street and South Moniteau Avenue in reference to a disturbance. An intoxicated woman was reportedly hitting a vehicle in the area and yelling at its occupants. The suspect then assaulted one of the subjects in the vehicle. Trina L. Harvey, 40, of Sedalia, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail, where she was placed on a 24 hour hold for felony Assault in the 3rd Degree.
Officers were dispatched to the 2600 block of East 16th Street Saturday morning in reference to a theft. Skye Tuttle reported a Wal Mart delivery was stolen off of the front porch. A camera on the residence captured the theft. The grocery items were valued at $50. The case is under investigation.
Saturday morning, Officers responded to the Clover Dell Park, 5257 West 32nd Street, in reference to a report of property damage. Upon arrival, Officers spoke with the complainant. The complainant stated that sometime in the last five days, someone drove a vehicle around the walking trail, hitting a well and damaging a tree.
Friday afternoon, Officers responded to the Metro by T-Mobile store, 2302 West Broadway Boulevard, for a report of abandoned property. When Officers arrived, they spoke with Tami Reno. Reno stated a phone was left at the business by an unknown person.
Saturday morning, Officers met with James Kreisel in the Police Department lobby. Kreisel turned over a debit card he found in the 2900 block of South Limit Avenue. The card was placed into evidence as found property. The owner of the card could not be located.
Sedalia Police responded to the 2800 block of South Stewart Avenue Friday evening for a report of a missing or runaway juvenile. Case information was collected, and the juvenile was entered into the MULES and NCIC database as a missing person. No foul play is suspected.
Friday evening, a traffic stop was conducted near the intersection of East 16th Street and South Ingram Avenue. During the roadside investigation, the occupants were found to be in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. The items were seized, and the driver, Kylie R. Watson, 19, of Sedalia, was issued a summons. Watson received a summons for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and No Proof of Insurance prior to being released at the scene.
On the morning of May 11th, a car was stopped in the area of West 10th Street and South State Fair Boulevard because it had a brake light out. After an investigation, it was determined the driver was intoxicated. James Henry Kreisel, 26, of Sedalia, was placed under arrest for Driving While Intoxicated. Kreisel was taken to a hospital, then to the Pettis County Jail, where he was booked in on state charges of DWI pending release to a sober person.
In the early morning hours of May 11th, emergency personnel were dispatched to the area of West 14th Street and South Kentucky Avenue for a motor vehicle crash. The suspect had crashed into two parked cars and a house. After an investigation, it was determined the driver was intoxicated by drugs. Jessica Renee Jones, 33, of Sedalia, was placed under arrest for Driving While Intoxicated. Jones was taken to the Police Department, a hospital, then the Pettis County Jail, to be booked in pending release to a sober person.
Friday morning, Officers responded to the 400 block of Chestnut Street for a theft report. On arrival, Officers spoke to James R. Guiler. Guiler reported both of his vehicle plates were stolen. A report has been completed to document the incident. The plates have been entered into the MULES database as stolen.
Sedalia Police were dispatched to the 3000 block of South Stewart Avenue Friday afternoon for a report of a stolen vehicle. When Officers arrived, they spoke with Danny W. Mahnken. Mahnken stated that sometime overnight, someone stole his silver and black 2007 Jeep Liberty valued at $3000. There are no suspects at this time.
Friday afternoon, Officers responded to the 100 block of Summer Avenue in reference to a disturbance. A disturbance took place between two juveniles at the residence. One of the juveniles was transported at the request of their parent. A report was made for documentation purposes.
On the afternoon of May 9th, Officers responded to the 1200 block of South Osage Avenue for a report of a subject trespassing. On arrival, Officers met with the subject. A computer check through Dispatch confirmed him to have an active Failure to Appear warrant out of Benton County on original charges of No Insurance. Shannon G. Wheatley, 49, of Bolivar, was arrested and transported to the Benton County Line. Wheatley was turned over to a Benton County Deputy. Bond was set at $300 cash or surety. No charges are being requested by the victim for trespassing.
On the afternoon of May 2nd, a referral was received from the Children's Division in regard to possible sex crimes involving a juvenile subject. An investigation was conducted.