EXCLUSIVE"Scandal" star Columbus Short is now a wanted man -- TMZ has learned a warrant has been issued for his arrest for felony aggravated battery stemming from a bar fight earlier this month.
TMZ broke the story ... Short allegedly suckerpunched a guy at an engagement party after the dude mouthed off to Short. The victim was left with a broken nose and was rendered unconscious for several minutes.
Now a judge has issued a warrant for Short's arrest on one count of felony aggravated battery. It's a felony because of serious bodily injury.
The charge carries a maximum sentence of four years in state prison. As of this post, Short has not turned himself in.
His bond has been set at $50,000.