Man arrested after Monroe Co. robbery

A man is behind bars in Lucas County after authorities say he robbed a 69-year-old Bedford Township man who had just returned home from a poker room.

The Monroe County Sheriff's Department says the suspect assaulted the victim and took $1,200 from him when the victim arrived at his home on Mapleway Drive.

S sheriff's deputy saw the suspect fleeing the scene and followed him to Toledo, where TPD took him into custody.

The victim and suspect's names have not been released.