by Tim Church
OZARK, Mo. – The Christian County Sheriff’s Office turns to social media to ask the public for help in finding a man wanted for assault and questioning.
The department posted to its Facebook this (Friday) afternoon, that 56-year-old Ricky Lee Kessinger is wanted out of Christian county on a warrant for failure to appear on an original charge of first degree assault.
Reportedly Kessinger is also wanted for questioning in reference to property damage, harassment and placing road spikes into the roadway in Christian County. The release continues to explain that Kessinger is also a suspect in an assault that occurred in the parking lot of Nixa Hardware on January 18th. He was last seen fleeing on foot from the hardware store.
Anyone with any information on the current whereabouts of Kessinger is asked to call 911 or contact the Christian County Sheriff’s Office at 417- 581-2332