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
9:52 p.m.: Lydia Nicole Hays, 32, of Sedalia ,was arrested in the 3400 block of West Broadway Boulevard on charges of counterfeiting and forgery. She was booked into the Pettis County Jail of a 24-hour hold.
Jason William Harvey, 43, of the 200 block of South Grand Avenue, was arrested on charges of third degree domestic assault and third degree assault after officers responded to a call of a domestic disturbance in the 200 block of South Grand Avenue.
On Sept. 16, officers made a report of theft by stealing after a woman complained that someone had broken into her 2012 Hyundai Sonata in the 200 block of West Second Street. A gold ring, a fuzzy blanket and an iPhone charger were reportedly taken from the vehicle.
Pettis County Sheriff’s Office
11:15 p.m.: Bradley James Luetjen, age unknown, of Ionia, was arrested on charges of possession of a controlled substance, speeding, no proof of insurance, failure to register a motor vehicle with the Department of Revenue, a violation of probation and parole warrant, and careless and imprudent driving in the 2600 block of state Route B. Luetjen allegedly led deputies on a short vehicle pursuit prior to his arrest. He was booked into the Pettis County Jail on a 24-hour hold.
Missouri State Highway Patrol
3:09 a.m.: Jesse F. Vasquez, 40, of Kansas City, Missouri, was arrested on charges of driving while intoxicated and failure to place vehicle, not in motion, as far to the right as possible in Clay County.
12:49 a.m.: Drake E. Roberts, 22, of Excelsior Springs was arrested on charges of driving while intoxicated, no insurance and failure to maintain a single lane resulting in a crash in Clay County.
— Compiled by Tim Epperson