INDEPENDENCE, Mo. – A Grandview man has an arraignment hearing in Independence Missouri today, September 25, 2015.

Jace C. Cockrell, 23,Jace Cockrell was originally charged with felony possession of a controlled substance in June of 2012. After failing to complete a drug rehabilitation program, Cockrell failed to appear for several subsequent hearing. We first became aware of Cockrell when he was arrested in Grundy County for a warrant in this case and found to be in felony possession of methamphetamine

. Cockrell will appear at 1:30 p.m. this afternoon to be arraigned for a charge of failing to appear on the original drug charge.