Arrest made in Hastings

Hawke's Bay Police have arrested a 30-year-old Hastings man.

The police made the arrest today after the man robbed an elderly women's home.

The man is being charged in relation to the robbery of the elderly Havelock North woman at her home address on August 9.

"He will be appearing at the Hastings District Court tomorrow on a charge of robbery," says a police spokesperson.