A 56-year-old Columbus man told police he was pistol whipped and robbed on Saturday.
According to a police report, the armed robbery took place between midnight and 4 a.m. in a parking lot.
The victim was treated at The Medical Center after suffering numerous lacerations to the head.
He told police he was attacked by three black males, one of whom had a beard. The man told police he was put into a choke hold.
He said the thieves got away with $600 in cash.
Anyone with information should contact Columbus police.