COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - A Columbus man is behind bars after being charged with multiple offenses including a stolen firearm.
On April 15, at approximately 8 p.m., the Robbery and Assault Division and SWAT team repsonded to the LaQuinta Inn on Warm Springs Rd. in order to serve a high-risk arrest warrant on Aaron Scarborough.
According to Columbus police, Scarborough used a hangun to hijack a car as officers began approaching him. Scarborough then pointed a handgun at an approaching officer. Officers then took positions of cover and began to talk Scarborough down.
After securing Scarborough, a stolen firearm was recovered from the vehicle.
Scarborough was charged with multiple offenses and transported to the Muscogee County Jail.