Man, 58, punched in backpack robbery

benw@ledger-enquirer.comOctober 25, 2012 

A 58-year-old man was punched and kicked late Wednesday during a robbery at St. Marys Road and Matilda Lane, Columbus police said.

The man was treated at the hospital for a scrap on his left elbow after the 8:50 p.m. robbery.

A backpack valued at $40 was taken during the holdup which remains under investigation.

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