A Willimantic man suspected of assaulting and robbing a woman near the Frog Bridge on Thursday night has been arrested.
Police were responding to the Frog Bridge around 9:30 p.m. to investigate a robbery when they saw a man on Windham Road who matched the description of the robber, so they stopped and detained him.
The victim identified the man, 31-year-old Kenneth Santiago, of Willimantic, as the person who assaulted her and robbed her, police said.
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Police said the officers found several of the stolen items ono the man.
The victim sustained minor injuries and refused medical attention.
Santiago was charged with third-degree robbery and third-degree assault.
He is being held on a $50,000 bond and will be arraigned in Danielson Superior Court this morning.