Arrest made in campus attack

Published 08/29 2013 07:39PM

Updated 08/30 2013 10:20AM

URBANA -- Police arrested a teen accused of attacking a UI student earlier this month. Kenichi Townsend faces attempted robbery and aggravated battery charges.

Police say he was one of four men who beat the victim and knocked him to the ground. They also tried to steal items from his pockets.

Police recognized Townsend in surveillance video. His bond is set at $50,000.

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