A 68-year-old Columbus man told police that he was walking back to his house from his mailbox when a man jumped him from behind and robbed him.
According to the police report, the incident occurred around 10:40 p.m. on St. Mary's Road.
Reported stolen from the man was a $20 wallet with $80 and a Visa card in it.
The victim did not complain of any pain and did not have an visible injuries.
He described the thief as being a black male in his 20s with a bald head. He was wearing blue shorts and a black shirt.