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      Pieces of chair thrown in domestic dispute

      Richard Veach, 42, is charged with a felony count of domestic assault.

      An escalating argument results in a Kirksville man behind bars.Richard Veach, 42 is charged with a felony count of domestic assault. He is being held in the Adair County jail under $25,000 cash only bond.According to court papers, Veach grabbed the victim by the throat, then broke a wooden kitchen chair, throwing a piece of it at the victim, who raised a hand for defensive purposes and was struck causing a large cut on the palm. Veach is also accused of striking the victim with another piece of the chair.His initial court date has not yet been set.