On Sept. 2 at approximately 6:34 p.m., Sedalia Police responded to 1613 South Limit in reference to a shooting that had just occurred.

All subjects involved in the incident had left the scene prior to their arrival.

Upon further investigation, officers learned there was a verbal confrontation in a nearby parking lot that led to the shooting. Two suspects were identified and it was determined that they fired several shots that struck a vehicle containing a total of four occupants. One of the bullets also struck a nearby residence. There were no injuries reported.

On Sept. 9, the two suspects were arrested and transported to the Pettis County Jail where they were each placed on a 24-hour hold. The following charges were requested:

Evans O. Weber - age 19:

Assault 1st Degree
Unlawful Use of a Weapon
Armed Criminal Action
Property Damage 1st Degree

Deris R. Broussard – age 18:

Assault 1st Degree
Unlawful Use of a Weapon
Armed Criminal Action
Property Damage 1st Degree

On Sept. 10, warrants were issued for both suspects and police say they currently remain in the Pettis County Jail with no bond, according to Det. Travis St. Cyr.

Randy Kirby