A Dunkirk man was arrested Saturday on felony robbery and larceny charges in connection with an early morning robbery and assault in the city.
Troy C. Lemiscko, 20, 125 King St., is accused of assaulting a victim at the same address and taking a wristwatch from him before striking him several times with a chair as well as punching and threatening him at about 6:15 a.m. Saturday
Dunkirk police responded after receiving a 911 call from the residence. Police said Lemiscko was identified by the victim and arrested a short time later.
Police said that Lemiscko, upon being taken into custody, became violent and had to be physically subdued. . He was locked in a Dunkirk City holding cell pending arraignment.
He is charged with felony robbery and grand larceny, assault and resisting arrest.