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
11:22 a.m.: Monty Allen Ellis, 28, of the 400 block of North Hurley Avenue, was arrested in the 600 block of East 11th Street on charges of two counts of first degree domestic assault, first degree property damage, first degree burglary, three counts of possession of synthetic narcotics, two counts of unlawful use of a weapon, two counts of armed criminal action, and three counts of possession of a controlled substance in a county jail. Officers responded to a disturbance report where the victim said the suspect damaged her whole home and threatened her with a knife. Officers ordered the suspect out of the basement and arrested him.
7 p.m.: David L. Albertson IV, 32, of Ironton, was issued a municipal court summons in the 200 block of West Second Street for third degree assault. Officers responded to a disturbance report. The victim said the suspect came to his residence threatening to cut the victim’s throat and cursing at the victim. The suspect and a witness were later located. The investigation showed the suspect never got out of the vehicle while at the victim’s residence.
7:53 a.m.: Matthew M. Thomas, 24, of the 1700 block of East Seventh Street, was arrested in the 1400 block of East Seventh Street on a charge of animals running at large. The victim said two dogs killed 10 of her rabbits, which were in a cage in the backyard.
3:54 p.m.: Joshua R. Oliver, 30, of the 1000 block of West 16th Street, was arrested near the intersection of East 16th Street and South Brown Avenue on a charge of driving with a suspended license.
6:24 p.m.: Delepy J. Samewel, 30, of La Monte, was issued a municipal court summons in the 3200 block of West Broadway Boulevard for stealing. The suspect reportedly placed a blouse, valued at $7.86, and a pair of sandals, valued at $8.98, in her purse at a business in the 3200 block of West Broadway Boulevard. She purchased other items but did not attempt to pay for the concealed items.
7:32 p.m.: William Avery Johnson, 42, of the 1400 block of South Ohio Avenue, was arrested near the intersection of South Kentucky Avenue and West 12th Street on a charge of driving with a suspended license.
4:38 p.m.: A witness reported at the Sedalia Police Department that they had concerns a victim was undergoing domestic assault and abuse from the suspect. Another potential witness was also interviewed. The victim and suspect have not yet been contacted.
Missouri State Highway Patrol
1:47 p.m.: Dustin L. Holt, 20, of Tullahoma, Tennessee, was arrested in Saline County on charges of possession of a controlled substance, possession of less than 35 grams of marijuana, driving with a suspended license, speeding and no seat belt.
1:47 p.m.: Kyle J. Burgess, 28, of Tullahoma, Tennessee, was arrested in Saline County on charges of possession of a controlled substance, possession of less than 35 grams of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
11:50 p.m.: Brian D. Wood, 41, of Warrensburg, was arrested in Johnson County on charges of driving while intoxicated and lane violation.
3:05 a.m.: Dylan J. Skeens, 20, of Montgomery City, was arrested in Johnson County on charges of possession of a controlled substance, possession of up to 35 grams of marijuana, unlawful use of drug paraphernalia and minor in possession of alcohol.
3:05 a.m.: Zacariah B. Leonard, 20, of Montgomery City, was arrested in Johnson County on charges of driving while intoxicated, possession of up to 35 grams of marijuana, unlawful use of drug paraphernalia, minor in possession of alcohol and improper turn.
1 p.m.: William L. Snider, 21, of Calhoun, was arrested in Henry County on charges of possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, two misdemeanor Windsor Police Department warrants, four misdemeanor Calhoun Police Department warrants and 16 misdemeanor Henry County warrants.
— Compiled by Nicole Cooke