This list is a sampling of crime in Sedalia and the surrounding area. Information is taken from official police reports, which do not necessarily contain statements from all parties involved in each case.
Sedalia Police Department
4:34 a.m.: Zachary K. Rayl, 22, of Boonville, was arrested in the 1700 block of West 11th Street on a charge of driving while intoxicated. Officers responded to a traffic complaint at a business. They conducted a traffic stop and smelled the odor of alcohol. The suspect attempted a field sobriety test and did poorly. He was arrested for DWI and later provided a breath sample, which showed his blood alcohol content was more than two times the legal limit.
1:43 p.m.: A hit-and-run vehicle accident was reported in an apartment complex parking lot in the 600 block of South State Fair Boulevard.
8:11 p.m.: A hit-and-run vehicle accident was reported near the intersection of West Broadway Boulevard and South Limit Avenue.
2:25 a.m.: A male subject used a $100 bill to pay for items at a business in the 800 block of East Broadway Boulevard. The employee used a counterfeit detector pen, which showed the bill to be fake. The employee confronted the subject about the fake bill and he acted surprised and left.
Missouri State Highway Patrol
3:47 p.m.: Jack C. Jahnke, 19, of Edina, Minnesota, was arrested in Saline County on charges of felony possession of a controlled substance (two ounces of marijuana) and possession of drug paraphernalia.
1:32 a.m.: Rebecca J. Hendrix, 42, of Blue Springs, was arrested in Henry County on a charge of driving while intoxicated.
12:40 p.m.: Angel Toops, 24, of Independence, was arrested in Henry County on charges of driving with a revoked license, illegal window tint and failure to register a motor vehicle.
1:52 p.m.: Hunter J. Schmitt, 21, of Columbia, was arrested in Saline County on charges of possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, speeding, no valid operator’s license and no valid license plate.
11:53 p.m.: Dustin R. Baldwin, 28, of Warrensburg, was arrested in Johnson County on charges of driving while intoxicated and failure to drive on the right half of the road.
5:23 p.m.: James L. Rife, 40, of Marshall, was arrested in Saline County on charges of two counts of felon in possession of a firearm, operating a motor vehicle without a valid license, displaying license plates of another vehicle, failure to register a motor vehicle and no insurance.
— Compiled by Nicole Cooke