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Man robbed behind apartment complex

A Fortson, Ga. man was robbed at gunpoint early Saturday while behind Holly Hills Apartments.

The 30-year-old man told Columbus police that around 10:30 a.m. he was approached by a man with a gun. The suspect pointed the handgun, possibly a 9 mm, and demanded his money.

The Fortson man pulled out his wallet and tossed it to the ground. The suspect then grabbed the wallet and ran south toward Meadowlark Drive, police said.

The suspect is described as a black man, standing 6-foot-2, weighing 190 pounds and wearing a black, sleeveless T-shirt, black pants and a black ski mask.

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