Columbus police: Armed suspect pushed 90-year-old to the ground during vehicle theft

Dwayne Alvin Bonner

COLUMBUS (WCMH) — Columbus police have arrested a suspect who is accused of pushing a 90-year-old man to the ground during while stealing his vehicle.

According to the Columbus Division of Police, at about 8:05am, Sunday, the victim was sitting in his vehicle in the 1500 block of Cunard Road when Dwayne Alvin Bonner, 22, approached him.

Police say Bonner pulled a gun and pointed it at the victim, telling him to get out of the vehicle.

The victim complied with the demands, and according to police, Bonner pushed him to the ground before stealing the vehicle.

Bonner was later arrested by police, after a short vehicle chase and a crash near E. Livingston Avenue and Remington Road.

Police say a gun was recovered and Bonner admitted to the robbery.

Anyone with additional information on this incident can call the Columbus Division of Police Robbery Unit at 614-645-4665. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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