Columbus police are searching for the unidentified individual who robbed a 67-year-old man Monday afternoon outside of the local Home Hardware business, according to a report.
The suspect was described as a tall black man who is between 20 and 40 years old and has a slim build. The robber was last seen wearing several black items, including a do-rag, shirt, pants and glasses. He was also spotted in white gloves, according to police.
An official said he was called to the scene of the incident at about 1:15 p.m.
The Columbus man told authorities he was in the parking lot at 3863 St. Marys Road when the robber snatched his property from him. In the report, officers didn't list the item or items taken in the 1:05 p.m. robbery.
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The case is under investigation.