RAY COUNTY, Mo. – A Richmond defendant appears today for a criminal setting in Ray County.

David Walter Sparks Jr., 33, is on 364387-CourtJudgeJustice-1334344423-367-640x480the docket for 10:30 this morning to received a trial date on his charges. Sparks was charged in February of 2016 with four felony counts of possession of a controlled substance, one felony count of endangering the welfare of a child in the first degree and misdemeanor counts of possession of marijuana and unlawful use of drug paraphernalia.

Criminal settings for Sparks have been continued each month since July.