EVANS, Ga. – A Columbia County man turned himself into the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office Sunday afternoon for allegedly abusing his wife.
Ryan Paquette, 35, of Appling, allegedly abused his wife for more than a decade, with the latest incident happening on Saturday.
Four of the couple’s children were home at the time and the alleged victim is also pregnant.
According to an incident report, Ryan Paquette’s wife claims he beat her after he complained she purchased the wrong kind of bread on a sub sandwich she picked up at the grocery store.
Paquette is charged with Battery and Cruelty to Children in the Third Degree.