Police: Man robbed and shot in buttocks

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM)- Columbus Police say an early morning shooting occurred at 434 Mellon Street just before 6:00 Wednesday.

The 30 year-old victim says he was having a conversation with three black males ranging in age from 15 to 18 when he was taken to the back of a residence, robbed, and then shot in the buttocks.

The victim describes the suspects as slender in build with one having short dreads, wearing a white shirt and black shorts. Another was wearing a blue shirt.

Police were told they fled in a four-door burgundy vehicle believed to be an Oldsmobile.

If you have any information on this crime, please call Columbus Police.