Woman held at gunpoint at Lakebottom Park

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – Columbus Police tell News Leader 9 they are looking for the man who held a woman at gunpoint.

The incident happened Friday around 6:00 a.m. at Lakebottom Park.

The woman tells police that a young black man pointed a gun at her while she was walking at Lakebottom Park.

Police reports indicate the woman fought him off and even ripped his shirt off during the altercation.

She was unharmed and the suspect fled with nothing.

The suspect is described at 5'4", weighing 130 pounds, and wearing white pants and a black shirt.

If you have any information that could help Columbus Police, call (706) 653-3400.

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