1 arrested, attempted to steal beer from Victory Dr. gas station

Published: Aug. 21, 2016 at 1:42 PM EDT|Updated: Aug. 21, 2016 at 1:56 PM EDT
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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – One man was arrested after he tried to steal beer from a gas station on Victory Drive early Sunday morning.

Columbus Police responded to a shoplifting call at the Liberty Gas station, located at 4206 Victory Drive.

Police said the unidentified man attempted to steal two cases of beer when he tried to kick the door open as he tried to leave. The glass door shattered and cut the suspect's leg.

The suspect was transported to Midtown Medical Center and is expected to be OK and awaiting surgery.

He will face shoplifting and criminal trespassing charges.

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