Sedalia Police Reports For May 31, 2022
This article is compiled from the Sedalia Police Department reports.
Monday morning, Officers conducted a traffic stop near the intersection of West Broadway Boulevard and South Grand Avenue. David D. Williams, 26, of Sedalia, was arrested for Driving While Suspended. Williams was released on scene with a city summons for Driving While Suspended and No Proof of Insurance.
Sedalia Police saw a wanted individual walking near the area of North Ohio Avenue and Jefferson Street Monday afternoon. Dispatch confirmed his warrant, which was issued for Failure to Appear on charges of Non Support. Derrick J. Seeley, 31, of Sedalia, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail. Seeley was being held pending a $1,000 cash only bond.
Monday afternoon, Officers were dispatched to the 200 block of South Quincy Avenue in reference to a disturbance. A male and a female party, who share a child together, had a physical altercation. Officers were unable to determine a primary physical aggressor. A 12 hour log between the two parties was completed and a detailed report was filed.
Officers were dispatched to the Save A Lot store, 3040 West Broadway Boulevard Monday afternoon for a report of a fraudulent check. The suspect has yet to be contacted at this time.
Saturday evening, a car was stopped in the area of East 13th Street and South Montgomery Avenue for improper and expired registration. The original driver had jumped in the back seat and a passenger jumped into the driver's seat, gaining physical control and operation of the car. The original driver, Earnest Brown, 40, of Sedalia, was arrested for Driving While Revoked and Failure to Comply With an Ignition Interlock Device. The second driver, Leon Beamon Jr., 33 of Sedalia, was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated and a $1000 cash only Pettis County Warrant. The warrant was a Probation Violation filing on original charges of Property Damage in the 2nd Degree and Harassment in the 2nd Degree.
Sunday evening, Officers were dispatched to the 600 block of East 14th Street for a report of a property damage incident. Video footage was provided, and showed the suspect damaging a window. The caller was able to identify the suspect. Officers could also identify the suspect from the video, based on dealing with the same suspect earlier in the day. Charges are being requested for Property Damage in the 1st Degree.
Officers responded to the 600 block of North Stewart Avenue in reference to a report of property damage Sunday evening. Officers made contact with Agustina Cano and witnesses of paintballs being shot at the residence. A suspect has been identified, but no contact has been made at this time. A general information report has been made.
Sedalia Police conducted a traffic stop in the area of the Casey's store, 1601 East Broadway Boulevard for speeding Sunday evening. The driver was found to have a Failure to Appear warrant for Stealing out of Sedalia, issued in 2005. Jamie Annette Tozier, 43, of Blue Springs, was arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail. Tozier was booked on the warrant pending a $55.00 cash only bond.
Officers responded to the area of East 12th Street and South Center Avenue for a report of a dog fight Sunday evening. When Officers arrived, a large dog was located in the intersection that had been shot. The involved parties' dog was attacked, and the owner shot the dog.
Monday night, Officers responded to the 400 block of East Broadway Boulevard for a report of a paintballer shooting paintballs at trucks. When Officers arrived, the suspects had fled the scene.
Monday morning, Officers responded to the 500 block of West 22nd Street in reference to an assault that had occurred prior to law enforcement's arrival. Officers made contact with the victim, who stated he was assaulted at a different location. He did not know who the suspect was. The victim was transported to the BRHC for his injuries. A suspect has not been identified at this time.
Early Tuesday morning, Officers were dispatched to Fray Logistics, 600 Industrial Drive, in reference to a vehicle theft in progress. When Officers arrived, they spoke with the caller, who described two subjects he had observed trying to mess with the cars. The subjects ran away when the caller arrived. No arrests have been made at this point.
Friday night, Officers observed a vehicle run a red light in the area of East Broadway Boulevard and South Massachusetts Avenue. Officers performed a traffic stop on the vehicle and it was discovered the driver had active warrants out of Jackson County and Camden County For Failure to Appear on original charges of Expired Plates, Operating a Motor Vehicle Without Maintaining Financial Responsibility, Driving While Revoked, Possession of Marijuana, and Resisting Arrest. Kelvin E. Sierra, 30, of Kansas City, was arrested and taken to the Pettis County Jail to be booked and held on a $12,600 bond.
Sedalia Police conducted a traffic stop on a truck in the area of South Quincy Avenue and West Broadway Boulevard for moving violations and suspicion of DWI Friday night. After an investigation, it was determined the driver was intoxicated and driving on a suspended license from Arkansas. Martin Zapote, 30, of Sedalia, was placed under arrest. Zapote was taken to the Police Station, then the Pettis County Jail, where he was booked on charges of felony Driving While Intoxicated and Driving While Suspended.
On the evening of May 27th, Sedalia Police conducted a vehicle stop in the 300 block of East Booneville Street for a registration violation. A computer check revealed the driver had an active arrest warrant out of Pettis County for Failure to Appear on original charges of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Tiffany M. Morrill, 33, of Sedalia, was arrested without incident and held on a $250 cash only bond.
Friday night, Sedalia Police conducted a traffic stop on a car for continuously emitting its reverse lights while in forward motion. After an investigation, it was determined the driver was intoxicated by drugs and in possession of drug paraphernalia. Roderick Rebato Vose, 33, of Sedalia, was placed under arrest. Vose was taken to a hospital, then the Pettis County Jail. Vose was booked in pending release to a sober person on state charges of Driving While Intoxicated (Drugs) and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Officers were dispatched to the lobby of the Police Station Friday afternoon to make contact with a subject who wanted to report an identity theft. When Officers arrived, they spoke with Chelsea N. Saxton. Saxton stated that over the past three weeks, someone gained access to their internet accounts and got their credit card, social security, and other information to try to make online purchases. The suspect was not able to make any purchases, and the accounts were deactivated. There are no suspects at this time.
Friday morning, Officers responded to the 200 block of Scott Joplin Court for a theft report. On arrival, Officers spoke with Juanita Berry. Berry stated a necklace, valued at $5,500, was stolen from her apartment. The theft took place approximately two weeks prior. At the time of the report, the suspect has not been identified.
Saturday afternoon, Officers were dispatched to a field near the intersection of East 25th Street and South Ingram Avenue for a found property report. A large knife was found by a mowing company. It has been entered into evidence for safekeeping.
Saturday afternoon, Officers conducted a traffic stop near the intersection of West Main Street and South State Fair Boulevard for a moving violation. The driver, Marsha Welsh, 51, of Olathe KS, was found to be in possession of marijuana and methamphetamine. Welsh was arrested on charges of Possession of a Dangerous Drug and Possession of Marijuana.
Friday evening, Officers responded to Katy Park, 2200 South Grand Avenue, for a report of a theft. Verna J. Ellison reported that the window of her vehicle was broken out and her purse was stolen from the vehicle. The purse contained identification and multiple credit/debit cards that were fraudulently used numerous times in Sedalia, La Monte and Warrensburg before being cancelled. The multi-jurisdictional investigation is still underway.
Saturday morning, a car was stopped in the area of East 6th Street and South Ohio Avenue for Failure to Signal and Failure to Stop before a Stop Line. After an investigation, it was determined the driver was intoxicated. Samantha Sue Spencer, 28, of Sedalia, was placed under arrest and transported to the Sedalia Police Headquarters. Spencer was processed, fingerprinted, and released to a sober person. Spencer was issued citations for Driving While Intoxicated and Failure to Use a Turn Signal.
Sedalia Police, Sedalia Fire, and the Pettis County Ambulance District responded to the 200 block of East Jackson Street Saturday evening for a report of an unconscious male subject not breathing. SPD arrived on the scene and determined the male was experiencing an opiate overdose. Officers deployed Naloxone prior to the arrival of Fire and EMS, who took over patient care upon their arrival. The victim eventually started breathing normally and regained consciousness.
Sunday morning, Officers responded to the 1500 block of Thompson Boulevard in reference to a violation of an order of protection. The caller reported that a subject who they had an order of protection against had violated the terms of the order. A report was made of the incident and charges were requested.
Sedalia Police were dispatched to the T-Mobile store, 1400 South Limit Avenue, Saturday afternoon for a report of stealing. When Officers arrived, they spoke with Charles E. Heaper. Heaper stated he noticed his silver LG Stylo 5x cell phone was missing that afternoon. Heaper stated he was talking to a man in the parking lot, and when the man left, he could not find his phone. The phone and its black cover were valued at $120. The suspect the victim mentioned was located and questioned. At the time of the report, it could not be determined if the phone in question was stolen or lost.
Friday morning, Officers responded to the Equity Bank, 920 Thompson Boulevard, for a possible disturbance. A subject in the bank told employees that he did not wish to return home with the subject who brought him to the bank. He was transported to the Bothwell Hospital for evaluation. A general information report was completed. A hotline report was completed to the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services.