CLAY COUNTY, Mo. – A Columbia defendant is being transferred from the Fulton Diagnostic Center to Clay County for a hearing this morning.

Brian Adkison

Brian Adkison

Brian J. Adkison, 25, was charged in August of 2012 with felony tampering with a vehicle in the first degree. He will appear on a capias warrant issued after he failed to appear for a July 18 hearing in 2013. Adkison was alleged to have stolen a vehicle after a pursuit by police over allegations he kidnapped and assaulted his girlfriend from Callaway County.