An Adair County Sheriff’s Deputy attempted to investigate a call of a suspicious individual on a motorcycle near the intersections of Centennial and Missouri Streets in Kirksville shortly before 2:00 a.m. Friday. The driver attempted to elude the deputy initially, then abandoned it and fled on foot.
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The suspect is identified as Frankie Edward Salsberry of Kirksville. Adair County Deputies and Kirksville Police had been attempting to locate Salsberry in reference to a warrant for his arrest and he had been announced as the department’s Fugitive of the Week in November. Salsberry is now facing additional charges for possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a controlled substance-methamphetamine, possession of stolen property, unlawful possession of a firearm and related traffic offenses.