Florida Man Charged With Assault By Tractor

A neighbour's row turned into the world's slowest chase

For the first time, we're hearing 911 calls from a weird fight between neighbors that ended with one man chasing down the other with a tractor.

Morris was arrested and booked into the St. John's County jail on a charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon without intent to kill, News 4 Jax reports. When officers arrived on scene, Scott Lynch, 53, told them he with arguing with Morris, his neighbor, over property when the 72-year-old climbed onto his tractor and chased after him yelling, "Run, fat a**".

The terrified homeowner's wife caught the chase on film, and called 911 to summon emergency services to their home near Augustine in Florida.

Lynch is then said to have stood up to him, prompting Morris to give chase. 911 dispatcher: "OK, so he's vandalizing your property?"Mrs. Lynch:"Yeah".

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'It's our property. It's our easement. He thinks he has a right to it, but he's destroying stuff on it and blocking our driveway, ' she said, according to the outlet. But when Mrs. Lynch called a second time, things had escalated considerably.

"And when you say he came after your husband with his tractor, did he chase him down?" asked the 911 operator.

Scott Lynch was seen fleeing from Howell Morris, 69, as Morris powered after him on his red tractor.

Online court records show Morris, a veteran, was ordered to have no contact with Lynch.

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