COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The Columbus Police Department needs your assistance identifying or providing information on a robbery that took place mid-June.
On June 15 at approximately 1:05 p.m., the Columbus Police Department Patrol Division responded to an individual robbery that occurred outside of Home Hardware located at 3863 St. Mary's Road.
The owner reported that a black male exited from the front passenger seat of a silver Chevrolet Malibu with a Georgia Tag PIT 7909, ran up to him and snatched the store's deposit bags from his hand.
The suspect then fled the area on foot.
The suspect was described as a black male, with a tall/slim build, and was last seen wearing all dark clothing. At this time police do not have a description of the driver.
The Columbus Police Department Robbery/Assault Unit assumed the investigation and are asking anyone with any information about this crime to contact Sergeant Ken Hudson at (706) 225-5257 or the Robbery/Assault unit at (706) 653-3400.