Columbus crime: Man struck on head during fight, leaves scene before police arrive

A Columbus man was struck on the head during a fight with his girlfriend, though he left the scene before officers arrived, reports state.

The 53-year-old assaulted his girlfriend at their Farr Road home between 11:15 and 11:40 p.m. Saturday, police said. Officers met with the woman at the entrance to a mobile home park, where she told them her boyfriend had left.

The man went to The Medical Center and was admitted, police said. He had a large cut on the right side of his head.