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
6:23 p.m.: Bryant Alexander Creely, 25, no address given, was arrested in the 900 block of East 15th Street on a charge of first degree trespassing. Officers responded to a report of a burglary where a suspect entered the basement of a residence. He was discovered by a resident of the home and the suspect left. He was located by officers near 13th Street and Brown Avenue, arrested and taken to the Pettis County Jail on a 24-hour hold pending the filing of charges.
Pettis County Sheriff’s Office
2:45 a.m.: Michael S. Hinkel, of Warsaw, was arrested near the intersection of U.S. Highway 50 and Mather Road on charges of driving with a suspended license, possession of less than 35 grams of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Missouri State Highway Patrol
9:30 a.m.: Matthew O. Obanion, 21, of Columbia, was arrested in Saline County on charges of possession of a controlled substance with the intent to distribute and following too close.
— Compiled by Nicole Cooke