One man is facing charges after an early morning robbery in our city.

Police were called by quick thinking witness just after 8:00 am this morning to 3rd Street SE.

A 46 year old man said he had been punched in the face, threatened with a gun, and robbed of a large amount of cash.

After a quick search, police found the suspect hiding in a nearby apartment.

The 25 year old male suspect, who is facing robbery and other charges, is in custody awaiting a bail hearing.