Madison police make arrest in downtown robbery

Items from victim recovered on suspect
Madison police make arrest in downtown robbery

Madison police arrested a suspect in connection with an armed robbery that happened near the Overture Center Thursday night.

The female victim told officers she was robbed at knife-point and the suspect took her purse.

Officers later responded to a separate call of an unwanted man in a downtown establishment where officers located Ryan Murray, 36.

Police said they found items belonging to the robbery victim on Murray. He’s expected to make his first court appearance Friday.