Man recovering after being shot in chest during robbery

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) --  A Nashville, Georgia man is recovering after police say he was the victim of a robbery and shooting in South Columbus.

Police say 39-year-old Dwayne Jilcott was shot in the chest on Marathon Drive Monday night.

According to patrol officers, Jilcott was inside when a gunman came into his house with a silver revolver, pointed it at him and said "Give it all to me."

Jilcott, police said, handed over his wallet and keys and the suspect shot him in the upper chest and ran away. Jilcott was taken to the hospital.

Anyone with information is asked to call Columbus Police.