Rome, NY (WIBX) - Rome Police have arrested a Syracuse man in connection with a burglary that happend last month on Williams Street.

Police say 21-year old Dorian Walker broke into the home and assaulted the woman who lived there when she woke up to find him in the kitchen.

He then fled, taking items with him.

Police say evidence collected at the scene helped them identify Walker as the suspect.

He was arrested in Syracuse earlier this week.

Walker is charged with burgalry.

He's being held in the Oneida County Jail.