Dory, John, 32, Sedalia, pleaded guilty to driving while revoked and was sentenced to serve one year in jail with work release. Sedalia Police Officer Michael Elwood saw the defendant driving near Wilkerson and Prospect July 29. By the time the officer stopped the car, the defendant had switched seats with a passenger. The crime was a felony because the defendant has at least four prior convictions for various offenses.
Jackson, Jerry, 19, Sedalia, pleaded guilty to burglary in the first degree and assault in the second degree. On October 8, 2013, the defendant and others entered an apartment in the 1300 block of South Ohio for the purpose of stealing marijuana. In the course of the attempted theft, the defendant struck one of the occupants of the apartment with a baseball bat. He was sentenced to serve 6 years in prison.
Kelzer, Toni, 23, Sedalia, was sentenced to serve 120 day in jail for possession of a controlled substance. Missouri Highway Patrol Trooper Stephanie Schapp arrested the defendant October 25 after finding alprazolam in her possession during a traffic stop.
Kimball, LaDawn, 30, Sedalia, pleaded guilty to property damage in the second degree, admitting that she intentionally damaged an apartment after she was evicted. She paid restitution for the damages and was placed on probation for 2 years.
McKenzie, Logan, 29, address unknown, pleaded guilty to passing bad checks, admitting that on December 8, 2012, he passed a check in the amount of $750 at a Sedalia business using a non-existent account in a false name. He was sentenced to serve one year in jail.
Sant, Jr., George, 34, address unknown, pleaded guilty to stealing, admitting he stole a vehicle owned by an acquaintance on January 8. He was sentenced to serve 180 days in jail.
Spencer, Shawn, 39, Sedalia, was sentenced to six years in prison on two drug possession charges. Sedalia Police Officer Elise Ybarra arrested the defendant July 22 after finding methamphetamine in his possession during a burglary investigation. Officer Ybarra arrested the defendant March 21 on an outstanding warrant and again found methamphetamine.
Taylor, Vincent, 43, Smithton, pleaded guilty to unlawful use of a weapon, admitting he exhibited a pocket knife in an angry manner during a confrontation with a stranger at a Sedalia retail store September 23. The defendant was placed on probation for 5 years with requirements that he serve 30 days in jail, have no contact with the victim and perform 120 hours of community service work.
–Submitted by Pettis County Prosecutor Jeff Mittelhauser