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Update: Florida man accused of chasing neighbor with tractor, pleads no contest

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(RNN) - St. Johns County Sheriff's Office arrested Howell Morris, 72, after he was accused of chasing his neighbor with a tractor and yelling  “run, fat a**,” according to WJXT.

According to News4Jax, Morris pleads no contest to the assault charge against Scott Lynch. The incident started from a property dispute with Morris's neighbor Scott Lynch in June. 

The victim’s wife recorded the June 19 incident and called 911. Deputies released the audio of the 911 call on Monday.

911 Dispatcher: "And when you say he came after your husband with his tractor, did he chase him down?"

911 Caller: "Yeah. He chased him down on his tractor and my husband had to run, yes."

St. John's County Sheriff's deputies reviewed the video, which led to Morris' arrest. He was released the next day after posting bond.

Court records show Morris has been ordered not to contact the victim.

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