A 21-year-old man told Columbus authorities that an armed individual hit him on the back of the head and robbed him early Monday at the intersection of Shepherd Drive and Murray Street, according to a police report.
The Columbus victim didn't receive any medical treatment immediately following the 12:35 a.m. incident, police said.
According to a report, police have not arrested or identified anyone in case. A description of the offender was not provided.
Minutes after the attack, an officer was called to the 1400 block of Battle Street in reference to the armed robbery, according to the report.
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The official was told that the attack happened on the sidewalk, and the victim's $85 HTC cellphone was stolen.
The case remains under investigation.