Sedalia Police Reports for August 24, 2021
This article is compiled from the Sedalia Police Department reports.
Monday evening, agents intervened at block 2900 of James Road to check the well-being of an individual. Contact was made with Keith Wolfe, who was taken to hospital.
Early Sunday morning, officers conducted a traffic stop on a black Chevy truck traveling in the two southbound lanes of South Limit Avenue. When officers made contact with the driver, they detected the smell of intoxicants in the driver’s breath. During the investigation, it was determined that the driver was intoxicated and his license was suspended. Stewart Allan Dennis, 41, of Sedalia, was arrested and transported to the Sedalia Police Department, where he refused to provide a breath sample. A search warrant was obtained and the suspect was transported to Bothwell Regional Health Center for a blood test. Dennis was then transported to Pettis County Jail, where he was remanded in custody for 12 hours. An application for drunk driving (previous offender) and driving with a suspension has been filed with the prosecutor.
Sedalia Police made a vehicle stop at South Kentucky Avenue and West 16th Street on a vehicle not using their headlights on Monday evening. The occupants were executed by Dispatch and the driver was confirmed to have an active warrant out of Pettis County. Edward C. Groves, 29, of Sedalia was arrested on his failure to appear warrant on the initial charges of non-support. Groves was transported to Pettis County Jail to be listed on his warrant with a bond set at $ 500 in cash only.
On Monday evening, officers responded to the 1000 block of West 3rd Street with reference to found property. The complainant stated that an orange bicycle was left in front of the residence. The bike was placed in a found property.
Sedalia Police responded at the intersection of East 17th Street and South Marvin Avenue on Monday afternoon regarding a subject walking on the road, approaching vehicles and crossing yards. Lori L. Hadley, 49, homeless, was arrested for pedestrians walking on the pavement. Hadley was transported to Pettis County Jail, but was released on summons without being registered there.
On Monday afternoon, officers took a report in the lobby of the Austin Mullins Police Department regarding a theft. The theft of the vehicle may have occurred at several locations within the city limits. The value of the property is $ 350.
Officers responded Monday morning at the Bothwell Regional Health Center parking lot, 601 East 14th Street, regarding a Cole T. Mescher theft report. The theft took place between August 19 and 23. The value of the stolen items was set at $ 1,000.
On the evening of August 19, officers intervened in the area of West Broadway Boulevard and South Lamine Avenue in reference to a vehicle accident. During the investigation, it was revealed that one of the drivers was in breach of his obligation to have and use an ignition interlock device in his vehicle. Charges were transmitted to the public prosecutor. There was no other information in the report.
On Monday morning, officers were dispatched to the 1700 block of South Osage Avenue in reference to a possible burglary. During the investigation, a methamphetamine pipe containing residue was located. Edward D. Miller, 58, homeless, was arrested and transported to Pettis County Jail. Miller has been placed on a 24-hour hold pending charges of possession of a state-controlled substance.