According to police, a 27-year-old man said someone was following him in the Rochester Public Library Tuesday afternoon.
The man went outside onto 2nd Street SE and sat down with a friend.
The man says the suspect came up to him and tried to grab the victim's phone, which began a scuffle. The suspect then punched Both victims.
Police responded and located 28-year-old Sherman Washington of Rochester down the street.
He's now facing a felony simple robbery charge.
Police say one victim knew Washington, and the dispute may have been related to money owed.
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