Sedalia Police Reports for May 5, 2021
This article is compiled from the Sedalia Police Department reports.
On Monday evening, Patty S. Gerke spoke to officers in the lobby of the police department about identity theft.
Officers responded to the East Main Street and North Lamine Avenue area for a matter verification report on Tuesday evening. When officers arrived, they found a man inside Maple Leaf Park. The man has been identified as Julian E. Marlin, 28, homeless. It was discovered that Marlin had an active arrest warrant for his Henry County felony arrest. Marlin was placed under arrest and transported to Pettis County Jail where he was given a cash bond or $ 10,000 bail.
On Tuesday afternoon, Sedalia police were dispatched to the lobby of the police department in reference to a harassment complaint that occurred in the 900 block of Westwood Avenue. When officers arrived, they spoke to Elizabeth Ann Bryant, who explained that she was being harassed and threatened by an ex-boyfriend who was upset by a car she had bought. Later that night, officers were dispatched to the residence with a reported disturbance. Upon arrival, it was discovered that a male subject had uttered threats and was attempting to enter the apartment. Olen Lee Stephens III, 25, of Independence, was arrested during the investigation and taken to Pettis County Jail. At the jail, Stephens was held for 24 hours pending charges of 1st degree harassment and 2nd degree property damage.
Officers were sent to Bothwell Regional Health Center for a report of a dog bite Tuesday night that occurred in the area of East 2nd Street and South Washington Avenue. Officers spoke with Elizabeth Craig, who said she did not want to press charges against the dog’s owner.
Sedalia police were sent to the Dollar Tree store, 3107 West Broadway Boulevard for a counterfeit report Monday evening. The company recovered a fake $ 20 bill and handed it over to law enforcement. The bill was entered into evidence at the Sedalia Police Department.
On Monday evening, a man responded to the lobby of the police department to deliver on his arrest warrants. The warrants were for failure to appear on the original charges of open container and theft. David D. Constanzo, 26, independent, was transported to the Pettis County Jail.
On the afternoon of May 4, Twilight Motors, 204 East 24th Street, reported that a motor vehicle had been stolen from the lot in the past week. At the time of the report, there was no suspicious information. The vehicle was registered in a national database as stolen.
On Tuesday afternoon, Amy J. Jackson contacted officers about a violation of a protection order. Jackson said her ex-husband was in contact with her in violation of a protection order. A report has been written.
Officers responded to Block 600 of Industrial Drive for a report of a suicidal subject on Tuesday morning. The subject was located and confirmed that he was trying to kill himself. Subject was taken to Bothwell Hospital for evaluation.
Sedalia Police were dispatched to South Limit Block 3800 for a theft report on Tuesday afternoon. Upon arrival, officers met with David Boone, who said in the past hour he dropped his wallet in the parking lot. Boone said he couldn’t find his wallet and believed it had been stolen. Boone said the wallet contained around $ 700 in cash along with his ID card and bank cards.
On the afternoon of April 29, officers were sent to the lobby of the police station for a vehicle theft report. Upon arrival, officers contacted Kennetha Haulcy, who said his vehicle was stolen on April 26 by a known subject and was involved in a traffic accident. It was later determined that the matter was civil and not criminal.
On Tuesday morning, Sedalia Police were dispatched to Block 1000 on 13th Street East for a property damage report. Upon arrival, officers met Bryan J. Lauer, who said earlier in the morning someone damaged his motorcycle. The motorcycle had damaged a tail light and a gas tank estimated to be worth $ 400.
Officers were dispatched to the 200 block of Thompson Avenue for a report on a topic that was there and had multiple warrants on Tuesday morning. Upon arrival, officers contacted the suspect and passed his information on to Dispatch. Dispatch confirmed that he had a warrant from Pettis County for drunk driving (ex-offender) and driving while revoked. Cory J. Draper, 31, of Sedalia, was placed under arrest and transported to Pettis County Jail on a cash bond or $ 5,000 bond.
On Tuesday morning, officers stopped traffic on a vehicle near the Blue Moon Glass House, 1401 South Limit Avenue. The driver, Erika Rae Tackett, 20, of Sedalia, was in possession of alcohol. The alcohol was confiscated and Tackett was issued a citation for underage in possession of alcohol with a court date.
The agent spoke with the owner of American Auto Rental, 2101 South Limit Avenue, Tuesday afternoon about the property’s failure to return. The owner said the suspect leased a vehicle from his company on March 23. The vehicle was due to be returned on March 29. The two parties disagree on the terms of the contract and the matter appears to be civil.
On Tuesday morning, officers responded to the 1900 block of 7th Street East to report a disturbance. Contact was made with a male and female subject, who reported being in a physical altercation with each other. Officers were unable to identify a primary physical attacker. The two subjects went their separate ways for the day and the 12 hour diary was completed.
Sedalia Police took a report by phone of an assault and property damage involving a juvenile subject in Block 600 of East 10th Street on Tuesday morning. Yvonne M. Miley reported that their property was damaged and was valued at $ 50. A juvenile referral was made for the suspect.
Officers were dispatched to the Valiant Pawn Shop, 707 East Broadway Boulevard on Tuesday morning with reference to drugs found at the business. A small sachet containing a substance suspected of being methamphetamine was recovered and revealed.