LOCAL NEWS

September 12, 2017

Columbia man arrested after caught attempting to steal vehicle.

On 9-08 -17 at 1:54 pm Columbia Police Officers received a dispatch from Adair County 911 of a Breaking and Entering in progress at Country Place Apartments . The caller advised dispatch that an unknown white male was trying to gain access into a vehicle that didn't belong to him. Officers arrived at the location within minutes and located the perpetrator in the driver’s seat of a silver Nissan car. The window had been broken out and the operator was attempting to leave with vehicle.

   The incident resulted in the arrest of 32 year old Julian Underwood on charges of Criminal Mischief 1st degree and Theft by Unlawful Taking Auto over 10,000 dollars. Underwood was lodged in the Adair County Regional Jail by CPD Sgt. Gary Roy who was assisted by Sgt. Jr. Murphy.

The Chamber Annual Picnic moved to The Pines

Rain is in the forecast for Tuesday will now be held at the Pines 275 Country Club Road 6:30 PM.