The following accounts were taken from Columbia County Sheriff’s Office incident reports:
Man fires shot to scare intruder
An Appling man called authorities early Saturday after he said he fired a shot to scare off an inebriated neighbor.
The 81-year-old man said that about 1:45 a.m. a man he only knows as a nearby neighbor came to his home and banged on the doors and windows. He said the neighbor appeared intoxicated and was interested in finding pizza.