Sedalia Police Reports For May 22, 2023
This article is compiled from the Sedalia Police Department crime reports.
Late Sunday night, Officers were dispatched to the Shell Station, 1722 West Broadway Boulevard, in reference to an intoxicated driver of a box truck. When Officers arrived, they contacted the subject, and throughout the course of the investigation it was determined he was intoxicated. Jamol Ibragimov, 43, of Brooklyn New York, was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated. Ibragimov was transported to the Sedalia Police Department, where a search warrant was obtained. A blood draw was conducted, and Ibragimov was transported to the Pettis County Jail to be placed on a 24-hour hold.
Officers responded to Easy Ice, 421 South Kentucky Avenue, Saturday evening in reference to a report of property damage. Officers contacted the manager of the business and they were able to re-secure a window. Hours later, a subject came into the lobby, admitting to breaking the window. Officers arrested Derrell Anthony Whitley, 37, of Sedalia, for Destruction of Non-City Property. Whitley was issued a citation with a court date. Officers responded to the Break Time store, 318 West Broadway Boulevard in reference to a theft Sunday night. The reporting party was stating he was stealing from the business, which turned out to be not true. The subject had called 911 multiple times throughout the day reporting crimes on himself, which he did not commit. Whitley was arrested for Misuse of 911 and Making a False Report. Whitley was transported to the Pettis County Jail.
Sedalia Police responded to the Cork N Bottle store, 3806 East Broadway Boulevard, in reference to found property Sunday night. Nicholas Zeiler Spencer reported he found a glass pipe with burnt residue and a white powder substance on the inside. The glass pipe was collected, and entered into evidence for destruction.
Saturday night, Officers were dispatched to the 1700 block of South Lamine Avenue to investigate reports of a suicidal person in the area. Officers contacted Deborah Ann Griffin, 45, Homeless. During the on-scene investigation, Griffin assaulted two Officers and resisted arrest. Griffin was transported to the BHRC for a mental health evaluation, and was released into the hospital’s care. Charges are not being requested.
Officers received a call from an individual who said they were being harassed over Facebook. The subject said he had been threatened in the 800 block of East 19th Street. No arrests have been made.
Sedalia Police responded to the 2200 block of West 1st in reference to an animal attack. Officers spoke with Lindsay Ream Saturday evening, who stated her dog was attacked by another dog while she was walking it down the street. The dogs were separated without injuries. The report was forwarded to Animal Control.
On the evening of May 20th, Officers responded to the Hampton Inn, 3909 West 9th Street, in reference to a hit and run accident. Officers contacted Joshua Nance, who stated his vehicle was struck in the parking lot sometime throughout the night before. No suspects have been identified at this time.
Friday night, Officers responded to the Pet Smart store, 4311 West Broadway Boulevard, in reference to a disturbance with a weapon. Officers made contact with witnesses, who said the subject was yelling and advancing towards an individual while holding a knife. Billy F. Shackelford, 68, of Sedalia, was arrested for Peace Disturbance. Shackelford was transported to the Pettis County Jail.
Sedalia Police performed a traffic stop in the area of West 4th Street and South Beacon Avenue Sunday night. The driver of the vehicle was found to have a Failure to Appear warrant out of Pettis County on original charges of Failure to Register a Motor Vehicle. Leonard James Williams, 65, of Sedalia, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail. There, Williams was booked on his warrant, pending a cash only bond of $250.00.
Saturday night, Officers conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle that was running off the side of the roadway near West Broadway Boulevard and Thompson Boulevard. During the investigation, it was determined the driver was intoxicated. Dustin Jarboe, 24, of Mountain Grove, was transported to the Sedalia Police Department. There, Jarboe provided a breath sample that showed his BAC to be above 0.08. Jarboe was issued a UTT for Driving While Intoxicated and was then released to a sober driver.
Sedalia Police responded to the Bothwell Regional Health Center, 601 East 14th Street early Saturday morning in reference to a domestic assault. Officers contacted the victim, who stated she was assaulted by her boyfriend. Officers were later able to make contact with the suspect. Billy Bernard Brown, 35, of Sedalia, was arrested for felony Domestic Assault in the 3rd Degree. Brown was placed on a 24-hour hold.
Officers conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle that was failing to maintain its lane of travel near West Broadway Boulevard and South Marvin Avenue. During the course of the investigation, it was determined the driver was intoxicated. Brian Sole Jr., 36, of Buckner, was arrested and transported to the Sedalia Police Department. There, Sole provided a breath sample that showed his BAC was above 0.08. Sole was transported to the Pettis County Jail, where he was booked and released.
Sunday evening, Officers conducted a traffic stop in the 600 block of East 11th Street. The driver of the vehicle was found to have a revoked driver’s license. Elena P. Langford, 39, of Sedalia, was arrested for Driving While Revoked. Langford was issued a municipal summons and released on the scene.
Saturday afternoon, a female came into the lobby to report her 18-year-old daughter had committed assault (a detail of the report was redacted from the press here). Neala-Shaye J. Pratt, 18, of Sedalia, was arrested for Non-Injury Assault. A report was completed.
On the morning of May 19th, Michael Agee came to the lobby of the Police Department to report his firearm had been stolen. A report was completed.
Saturday evening, Officers were dispatched to the Police Station to take a report of theft. Upon arrival, Officers met with Danny Haggerman, who stated that sometime in the past week, someone was able to steal his debit card number from the Motel 6, 3402 West Broadway Boulevard. They then used it multiple times across town. The total amount stolen was approximately $530.00.
Sunday afternoon, Officers responded to the Casey’s store, 3050 South Limit Avenue, in reference to property damage. Upon arrival, Officers met with Cody Goldman, who stated someone damaged his vehicle while it was parked on the lot. The suspect has not been identified at this time.
Sunday morning, Officers responded to the Centennial Park, 1500 South New York Avenue in reference to property damage. Upon arrival, Officers met with a Parks and Rec employee who led Officers to a concession stand on the property. Officers observed the retractable windows of the stand had been damaged in an apparent attempt to burglarize the building. At the time of the report, a suspect has not been identified.
On the afternoon of May 15th, Samuel Kempton came into the lobby of the Police Station to report Identity theft from the 100 block of East 5th Street. A report was completed.
Sedalia Police responded to the area near East 13th Street and South Ohio Avenue in reference to a hit and run accident Sunday morning. Upon arrival, Officers met with a witness, who advised an SUV had struck a parked vehicle on 13th Street before fleeing the scene northbound on Ohio Avenue. A description of the suspect vehicle was obtained, but it has not been located at the time of the report.
Officers met with a subject in the Police Department lobby, 300 West 3rd Street Saturday evening. They had an object they had found and wanted to turn it in to Police. The object, that was not specified in the report, was placed into safekeeping at his request. A general information report was completed.
On the afternoon of May 19th, Officers met with a victim of theft. Linda Allmon stated that her checking account was hacked, and around $6,000 was stolen from her.
Sedalia Police spoke with Natalie Jasso over the phone in reference to forgery Friday morning. Jasso advised someone had attempted to open an account with a credit union in Irving, Texas, using her information. Jasso was able to put a stop to the process before the account as opened. At the time of the report, a suspect has not been identified.
Friday afternoon, Officers were dispatched to the Center for Human Services, 1310 South Marshall Avenue. Reports were coming from the area saying a couple were yelling and pushing each other in the parking lot. Officers were able to locate the subjects in their apartment, as they could hear the couple still yelling. After several minutes, the female stepped out of the apartment and spoke with Officers. She called for the male, and both said they had been arguing. She didn’t want him to get his wallet out of the car and leave, so they were trying to keep each other from doing what they wanted. The disturbance was verbal, with each trying to keep the other from leaving or letting them leave. A 12-hour log was done, with each party given information on orders of protection and alternative places to stay.
Center for Human Services would like to clarify to the public that this incident is unrelated to the services provided by Center for Human Services; no staff of the Center for Human Services are involved in any way with the incident itself or any developments going forward.
Friday afternoon, Officers were sent to the area of West 2nd Street and South Stewart Avenue in reference to a male and female fighting. Officers found the couple in the 1400 block of Liberty Park Boulevard. It was discovered the female had assaulted the male by hitting, slapping and scratching him (causing open wounds). The female admitted to the assault, and said the male kept his hands in the air and let her hit him. The male refused to help with prosecution. Officers wrote Stella R. Oetting, 30, of Sedalia, a citation for Assault.
Sedalia Police responded to the 1600 block of South Park Avenue in reference to a theft report Friday evening. Officers spoke with Jolynn Fravel, who stated her bicycle was stolen from her garage. No suspects have been identified at this time.
Friday evening, Officers were dispatched to the area near West 10th Street and Thompson Boulevard in reference to a hit and run accident. While on scene, Officers were advised the suspect had been involved in another accident on Clarendon Road. During the course of the investigation, it was discovered the driver was intoxicated. The suspect was arrested, and two individuals from the accident were transported to the BRHC by PCAD. The suspect refused to provide a breath sample, and a search warrant was obtained. A blood draw was conducted, and the suspect was transported to the Pettis County Jail. Dillon James Palmer, 29, of Mount Vernon, was placed a 24-hour hold pending charges of felony Driving While Intoxicated (Class E) and Leaving the Scene of a Motor Vehicle Accident.
Officers responded to the 2200 block of East Broadway Boulevard in reference to a domestic disturbance. After an on-scene investigation, Officers were not able to determine a primary physical aggressor. A 12-hour log was completed documenting the incident.