LINN COUNTY, Mo. – A hearing will be held today for a Marceline man charged for a domestic assault in Linn County.

Ryan R. Costa, 29, will appear for a preliminary hearing at 1:00 p.m. this afternoon. Costa was arrested for a January 13, 2919 incident at a residence in Marceline. Costa was charged with two counts of endangering the welfare of a child with drugs, felony domestic assault in the third degree and felony possession of methamphetamine.

Two children were present when Costa punched the victim in the face for confronting him about drugs in the home.