ADAIR COUNTY, Mo. – One of four defendants charged with drug trafficking in Adair County is scheduled to appear this afternoon.

The docket lists a preliminary setting hearing to start at 2:00 p.m. today for Andrew Joseph Farnan, 26, of Kirksville. Farnan was arrested in March of 2017, along with  Michael Griffin, 24, Thomas Hill, 37, and Nicki Hill, 30, all of Kirksville.

Farnan was charged with a single count of trafficking drugs in the second degree after authorities executed two search warrants as a result of a joint drug investigation.