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
12:43 p.m.: Zachariah Sparks, 26, of the 3600 block of Bristol Lane, was arrested near the intersection of East 24th Street and Bristol Lane on a charge of driving with a suspended license.
5:14 p.m.: Bradley M. Lawson, 27, of the 1400 block of Elm Hills Boulevard, was arrested near the intersection of West Second Street and South Grand Avenue on charges of distribution of synthetic narcotics, resisting arrest and tampering with physical evidence. An officer approached a male subject walking north on South Grand Avenue near West Second Street. As he approached, the subject turned around and began walking south. The officer told him to stop and grabbed his arm. The subject pulled away, dropped two baggies containing methamphetamine and grabbed a telephone pole so the officer couldn’t cuff him. After a short struggle, the subject was arrested.
6:45 p.m.: Dustin Carl Arnold, 18, of Florence, was issued a municipal court summons in the 3200 block of West Broadway Boulevard for stealing. Arnold reportedly threw a car cover over the fence of the business’ Lawn and Garden Center to a second subject, who is a juvenile and was referred to the Pettis County Juvenile Office.
8:09 p.m.: George Earl Schnakenburg, 25, of the 20000 block of Sacajawea Road, was arrested near the intersection of East 12th Street and South Marvin Avenue on charges of possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. Officers responded to a call of a car alarm sounding. Upon arrival, officers found the vehicle running with the keys in the ignition and doors unlocked. The alarm was shut off using the keys, and while doing this the officer discovered drug paraphernalia in plain view. Further investigation found a small amount of marijuana. While the vehicle was being searched, a male subject approached them and identified himself as the owner of the vehicle, and admitted the items belonged to him.
7 p.m.: Tevin Lamar Auntley, 22, of the 200 block of South Prospect Avenue, and Marcus Dion Lewis Jr., 26, of the 600 block of South Ingram Avenue, were issued a municipal court summons in the 3200 block of West Broadway Boulevard for stealing. The pair reportedly stole cologne from a business.
2:09 p.m.: An officer met with a DFS representative in the 800 block of Westwood Avenue, who brought a subject who brought in her nephew, who had a large bruise on his buttocks. The subject said the child had been at his mother’s residence in Tipton for the last week.
5:34 a.m.: A 1994 green GMC Suburban was reported stolen in the 300 block of Buckner Court.
8:13 a.m.: Someone reportedly threw eggs on two vehicles in the 900 block of East 13th Street.
7:07 p.m.: A subject reportedly forced entry into a residence in the 500 block of South Kentucky Avenue and stole an Insignia 49-inch flat screen TV, valued at $500, a Phillips DVD player, valued at $50, and three shelving units, combined value of $105.
9:48 p.m.: A homeless subject reported being sexually assaulted about a week ago near the intersection of North Mill Street and East Saline Street.
3:54 p.m.: Various items valued at $3,450 were reported stolen from an unlocked storage shed in the 200 block of East Howard Street.
5:18 p.m.: A 16-year-old female disclosed she had been sexually assaulted by someone who lived in her residence in the 300 block of Buckner Court. All children living in the residence were removed by the Children’s Division.
Pettis County Sheriff’s Office
3:01 p.m.: A possible assault was reported in the 25000 block of state Route U in Pettis County. No injuries were reported.
Missouri State Highway Patrol
8:55 p.m.: Keegan M. Swisher, 33, of Knob Noster, was arrested in Johnson County on charges of driving while intoxicated, careless and imprudent driving and no valid license.
12:30 a.m.: Randy L. Smith, 46, of Springfield, was arrested in Henry County on charges of driving while intoxicated, failure to maintain a single lane, failure to signal, speeding and registration violation.
— Compiled by Nicole Cooke