A man was robbed of his car at Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park Sunday night as he tried to use the bathroom, Columbus police said.
The 52-year-old was in the parking lot of the park at Buena Vista Road and Lawyers Lane around 10:55 p.m. when he left his burgundy Mitsubishi Galant to use the restroom, reports state. Three men approached, and one of them pointed a silver gun at him and demanded cash.
The man said he didn’t have any money before he started running from the suspects, police said. As he ran, he heard two gunshots. The suspects then left in his car, reports state.
The man wasn’t injured.
The first suspect is a black male, 18- to 20-years-old, 5-foot-8 and 160 pounds. The second is a black male, 18- to 20-years-old, 5-foot-8 and 165 pounds. The third is a black male, 18- to 20-years-old, 5-foot-8 and 160 pounds. All were dressed in black, police said.