Argument about $3 ends with gunshots

Someone shot at a 45-year-old Augusta man on 10th Avenue early Friday after refusing to pay back $3 he owed , according to a report by the Richmond County Sheriff's Office.

The victim told police an argu­ment over the money escalated and the assailant hit him in the back of the head with a handgun. As he ran toward his home, the gunman shot at him twice.

Police saw a 2 -inch cut on the back of the man's head, but he refused medical attention and refused to talk to an investigator, according to the report. He did say he wants to prosecute.