A Lady’s Island woman’s dinner preparations were interrupted by a few teens standing on her porch just before 10:30 p.m. on Wednesday.
The knife she brought with her apparently scared them off.
While chopping vegetables in her Katy Circle home, the woman heard someone on her porch and went out, knife still in hand, to see if it was her husband returning home from work, according to a Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office report. She opened the door to find three young men believed to be juveniles standing on her porch. One of the young men was holding was appeared to be a flat bar.
“Can I help you?” she asked them, according to the report.
“We didn’t think anyone was home,” one of the young men told her.
She told the boys to get of her property and they ran off ran toward Sams Point Road, according to the report.