Columbus police have arrested and charged a man accused in a weekend robbery.
The alleged robbery happened in the area of Indianola and Chittenden avenues on Saturday morning, just after midnight.
According to police records, the three victims were walking together, when a man now identified as Matthew Kientz, approached them.
Kientz allegedly assaulted the victims, punching and pushing one male victim to the ground. He allegedly stole the victim's backpack and took off running down an alley.
Police say officers stopped Kientz a short time later, and the three victims identified him as their alleged attacker.
Kientz was taken to police headquarters for questioning. He is expected to be arraigned on Monday.
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