A man was robbed on Hitt Street early Tuesday morning, according to a news release from the Columbia Police Department.
The police responded at 3:17 a.m. to a report of screaming in the 200 block of Hitt Street and found the alleged robbery victim. The suspect hit the victim several times and took his belongings, according to the news release. The victim was then taken to a local hospital for evaluation.
Anyone with information about the robbery can contact the Columbia Police Department or call CrimeStoppers at 573-875-8477 to remain anonymous.