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

Linn County Courthouse, Missouri Association of Counties

29-year-old Ryan R. Costa will appear for a preliminary hearing at 1:00 p.m. Thursday.

Costa was arrested for a January 13 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 repeatedly punched the victim in the face for confronting him about drugs in the home.