A 24-year-old man was accused in a robbery attempt that occurred Thursday morning at the Circle K gas station at 2510 Manchester Expressway, according to Columbus police.
Courtney Alexander Short of Columbus was arrested at the scene at 1 a.m. Thursday and charged with attempted robbery. He was booked into the Muscogee County Jail, where he awaits an 8 a.m. Tuesday hearing in Columbus Recorder’s Court.
Columbus police were called to the Circle K gas station at 2510 Manchester Expressway around 12:45 a.m. Thursday to investigate a reported robbery. No further details were immediately released.