A Columbus man was robbed and beaten near his residence Tuesday night, according to a police report.
The incident occurred at around 8:30 p.m. at a residence on Cusseta Road. The 34-year-old man told police four men approached punched and kicked him, then stole his Blackberry phone, valued at $600, as well as $55 in cash.
The man suffered bruises and cuts to his heads and shoulders. The suspects were all between 20 and 30 years old, police said, and one suspect was named Alex.
The case remains under investigation.