Police: Man shoots at squirrels on golf course, hits woman
GLYNN COUNTY, Ga. -- A Georgia man has been arrested after police say he accidentally shot a woman while firing at squirrels.
On Sunday, Edward Johnson called 911 and told dispatch he was shooting at squirrels at the Ocean Forest Golf Club when he accidentally shot someone.
The victim, 70-year-old Jane Prendergast, was hit in the stomach while standing near the course's 5th hole. She had been shot with a .22 caliber rifle.
Johnson is charged with one count of Reckless Conduct. This case is still under investigation.
Prendergast is hospitalized at UF & Shands Hospital in Jacksonville.
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