ADAIR COUNTY, Mo. – A jury trial scheduled for Wednesday, August 12, 2015, in Adair County, has been postponed.
The trial of Ronald Gene Nickell, 57, of Brookfield, will be rescheduled at a 9:00 a.m. trial setting on August 31, 2015. Nickell was charged with attempted enticement of a child under the age of 15 in July of 2014, after contacting a Kirksville Detective posing as a 13 year old girl and attempting to arrange a meeting and requesting nude photos over the internet.
Nickell, who was living in Meadville at the time of his arrest, is a prior sex offender.