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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A Columbus man says he was robbed and pistol whipped Monday night while walking near the intersection of Lawyers Lane and Schaul Street.
The victim told Columbus police a black Chevy Tahoe with four black men pulled up beside him. He recounted to police that three of the men jumped out of the SUV – one of the men was holding a black revolver and the men allegedly demanded money.
Police reports indicate the victim handed over $500. The gunman allegedly struck the victim in the head with the gun. The victim suffered a swollen eye and cuts to his ear and was taken to the hospital for treatment.