Man arrested after shotgun wielded in ATV argument

Monday, July 28, 2014 | 11:06 a.m. CDT

COLUMBIA — A Columbia man is suspected of threatening a group of all-terrain vehicle riders with a shotgun.

According to a Boone County Sheriff's Department news release, sheriff's deputies were called to the 800 block of Nance Drive about 7:44 p.m. Sunday.

When they arrived, they learned that a man had confronted a group ATV riders, complaining about their excessive speeds. The man pointed a shotgun at the riders and made verbal threats toward them.

Deputies arrested David Baker, 63, of Columbia, on suspicion of unlawful use of a weapon and third-degree assault.

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