Woman, 27, robbed on Hilton Avenue

benw@ledger-enquirer.comApril 5, 2013 

A 27-year-old Columbus woman was beaten and robbed early Thursday on Hilton Avenue, police said.

The woman who is disabled wasn't treated at the scene but she sustained a busted lower lip in the 3 a.m. robbery.

The victim told police she was walking between Cherokee Avenue and Lookout Drive when a slim man in a black jacket pointed a pistol at her. Police didn't specify what the gunman took from the woman before he fled.

The robber was described as white, 5 feet, 11 inches tall and weighing 150 pounds. He also wore blue jeans, a multi-colored cap and had a goatee. The robbery remains under investigation.

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