COLUMBIA — A 60-year-old man was robbed at gun point and his was car stolen Tuesday afternoon while he was fishing at the American Legion pond at 600 Legion Lane South, according to a news release from the Columbia Police Department.
Around 4:30 p.m., a man approached the victim, pulled out a handgun and told him to empty his pockets, the release said. The man took the keys to the victim's gray 2007 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and drove away in the truck. The truck has a Missouri license plate with the number 9CB675.
Police are still searching for the vehicle and the suspect, identified as a short-haired, clean-shaven black male about 5 feet 9 inches tall and in his mid-20s.
Anyone who sees the vehicle should call 874-7652, and anyone with information on the robbery can call CrimeStoppers at 875-TIPS.