Gunman opens fire during apparent robbery

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Columbus police are still searching for a gunman who opened fire on a man during an apparent robbery.

Police said it happened as two men showed up on Waddell Drive to buy a television from an unknown person on Waddell Drive in east Columbus.

A gunman confronted the car, tried to rob them and shot the passenger in the hand.

The driver then drove the victim to fire station # 7 on Buena Vista Road where EMT's transported him to the hospital.

The driver stayed at the station until police arrived.  Police did not say if the shooter took anything.

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