Columbus man robbed early Saturday in alleyway between Winston Road, Benning Drive, police report

tchitwood@ledger-enqurier.comNovember 30, 2013 

A Columbus man told police he was robbed early Saturday in an alleyway that runs between Winston Road and Benning Drive, police reported.

The 27-year-old Winston Road resident was in the alley just down the street from his home when a gunman threatened him about 1:40 a.m. and snatched his wallet, officers said. Investigators described the alley as a "wooded area."

The victim described the robber as a black man, 6 feet 1 to 6 feet 2 inches tall, wearing a bomber jacket.

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