Car, wallet, shirt lost in early Tuesday theft

A Columbus man was robbed and had his car stolen early Tuesday.

The theft happened at midnight at Elizabeth Canty Apartments on Second Avenue, near the 100 building, Columbus police said. Three men between 18- to 20-years-old approached the 20-year-old man, took his silver pistol, his shirt and his white 1996 Lincoln Towncar.

The car was recovered at 5:50 a.m. that morning.