Suspect arrested shortly after robbery

By Maggie Hockenberry | mhockenberry@wcia.com

Published 08/24 2015 12:19PM

Updated 08/24 2015 12:19PM

Police made a quick arrest after a robbery. Christopher Hansen, of Urbana, was arrested and charged. Officials say it happened in the 100-block of North Neil Street, early Saturday morning.

Authorities say a woman was getting into her car when she was approached by a man. The suspect grabbed the victim's purse and ran away with it. Police then found Hansen getting into a car matching the victim's description.

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