Man claims day-care owner attacked him

A Hephzibah man told police he was attacked by the owner of an Augusta day-care center after the two began to argue over a business deal.

According to a Richmond County Sheriff's Office incident report, Christopher M. Thompson, 41, also said he pulled a handgun away from Raymond Ogelsby during the altercation, which took place in the office of A Child's Dream Daycare, 2502 Deans Bridge Road.

Thompson told deputies Ogelsby grabbed him and pushed him around, causing a scratch on his arm and a tear in his shirt. Thompson also said he grabbed a handgun from the owner's waist and tossed it away, causing Ogelsby to say the argument was finished, according to the incident report.

Thompson told police he intends to prosecute.

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