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
7:15 p.m.: An officer performed a traffic stop on a vehicle for not having license plates on East Fifth Street at South Hancock Avenue. An investigation revealed a handgun, methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia. Victor D. Grapes Jr., 50, of Sedalia, was arrested for driving with a suspended license and unlawful possession of a concealable weapon. Julia D. Pennington, 59, of the 22700 block of state Route T, was arrested for possession of a controlled substance, distribution of drug paraphernalia, possession of drug paraphernalia and unlawful transfer of a weapon. Eric S. Koons, 31, of East Fifth Street, was arrested for possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.
6:24 p.m.: Officers responded to the 1100 block of East 15th Street for a burglary. The complainant reported someone entered their home while they were at work and stole some items.