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ACSO: Adair man arrested on multiple felony charges

By Sheriff Josh Brockman
Adair County Sheriff's Office

On Tuesday, October 19, 2021, at 7:37pmCT, the Adair County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to a collision 8 miles east of Columbia. The caller advised dispatch that a truck had hit him head on, and the driver of the truck exited his vehicle and took off running on foot.

Chief Deputy Brandon Hitch was able to locate the male suspect in the area and take him into custody without incident.

Zackery Janes, 28, of Adair County, was arrested on charges of:
  • operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol /drugs.
  • operating on a suspended drivers license.
  • wanton endangerment 2nd degree
  • leaving the scene of an accident /failure to render aid
The Adair County Sheriff's Office is continuing the investigation, with more charges pending. Deputy Tracy McCarol and Trooper Levi Scott assisted.

This story was posted on 2021-10-22 09:32:03
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