Man Robbed Near Tillinghurst School in Columbus

COLUMBUS, GA (WXTX) - Columbus Police are searching for the suspects who robbed a man as he waited for a ride late Monday night.

Lieutenant Warren Dunlap tells Fox 54 that the victim was waiting for his girlfriend to pick him up on Buena Vista Road near the bus stop close to Tillinghurst School.

That's when the two men approached him. One of the suspects had a gun and took a clothing article from the victim. The clothing article had a cell phone and money in it.

The victim ran to the Circle K store on St. Mary's Road and called authorities.

If you have any information on the case, call Columbus Police at (706) 653-3400.