Charles Weston of Adair County was arrested June 28 on numerous charges following a vehicle pursuit.
Adair County Sheriff’s Deputy Kenny Perkins was patrolling the White Oak Community when he received a complaint of illegal activity. He observed Weston in a 2002 GMC run through a stop sign, and initiated a traffic stop. Weston sped off.
Perkins later apprehended Weston and he is being charged with operating a vehicle under the influence of drugs, operating on a DUI suspended license, fleeing and evading police, expired tags, and failure to obey traffic control.
Perkins was aided on the scene by Columbia Police Officer Trevor Foster.