Man arrested for attempted robbery at UCSB

Fernando Arroyo was arrested on campus later that day

POSTED: 02:43 PM PDT Mar 12, 2013    UPDATED: 08:44 PM PDT Mar 12, 2013 
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UC SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -

University police arrested a 30-year-old man for attempted strong-arm robbery at Santa Catalina Residence on Monday.

Fernando Arroyo attempted to rob a victim of personal belongings at midnight outside the residence hall near the bike racks.

Arroyo assaulted the victim and ran away on El Colegio Road after he couldn't get any property.

Around 3:21 p.m., Arroyo was seen near the Student Resource Building on the UCSB campus and was arrested for felony attempted strong-arm robbery and battery on a person.

6850 El Colegio Rd., Isla Vista, CA