This article is compiled from reports from the Sedalia Police Department.
On October 1, the Sedalia Police Department discovered that an individual had tampered with physical evidence in the 2400 block of Stacey Lane during an active investigation in September this year. Charges against the suspect are being sought from the Pettis County District Attorney’s Office.
On Monday evening, officers responded to Bothwell Regional Health Center with reference to a trespass report. Upon arrival, officers were informed that a patient was not cooperating and refused to leave. Charles Edward Moore, 66, of Sedalia, was arrested and issued a municipal summons for trespassing and arrest for resistance.
On the night of September 30, officers took a report in the lobby with reference to the harassment that occurred in the 300 block of North Depp Avenue. The victim said she was harassed by messages and followed. A suspect has been identified, but no contact has been made at this time.
Sedalia Police initiated a traffic stop on a car near West Broadway Boulevard and Granny Lane on Monday morning for the vehicle without a driver’s side mirror or interior mirror. The registered owner was also a revoked driver. A check via Dispatch showed the driver to be the owner and his license status revoked. Wayne Michael Looney, 36, of Sedalia, was arrested, taken to the police department and released with a driving ticket while revoked.
On Monday afternoon, officers stopped a vehicle in the 1800 block of West Main Street for a moving violation. A search of the vehicle revealed drug paraphernalia. It has been seized for destruction and no charges are sought.
An officer conducted a traffic check near the intersection of West Broadway Boulevard and South Beacon Avenue on Monday afternoon. A computer check of the driver showed that her license was suspended. Kristin L. Hensley, 28, of Sedalia, received a citation for suspended and released driving.
The Sedalia Police Department has been informed that a man in the 700 block of East Broadway Boulevard has arrest warrants. It was located in the 900 block of East Broadway Boulevard on Monday morning. A check by Dispatch showed he had three arrest warrants issued for his arrest. Two were from Pettis County for two 3rd degree assault charges with a combined bond of $ 6,000 in cash or bail. He also had a Sedalia warrant for failure to appear on the original trespassing charges with bail set at $ 60 in cash only. Homeless Jesse Rodger Marquess Jr., 42, was arrested when his warrants were confirmed and transported to Pettis County Jail.
On Monday afternoon, an officer conducted a traffic check on a vehicle near the intersection of West Broadway Boulevard and South Warren Avenue. A computer check of the driver showed his license had been revoked and he had two active Pettis County driving warrants with revocation. When the warrants were confirmed active, Michael L. Taylor, 50, of Sedalia, was placed under arrest and transported to Pettis County Jail on bail set at $ 5,000 in cash or bail.