SASKATOON - A 17-year-old youth is in custody following an assault and robbery at a cemetery in Saskatoon.

Police say a woman was visiting the cemetery at shortly after dawn Friday when she was approached by a young man who demanded her money and belongings.

She was assaulted with a sharp-edged weapon and received a minor injury.

The teen was arrested at the scene and police say they discovered he had several outstanding warrants.

The youth was scheduled to make an appearance in provincial court Friday.

He's charged with robbery with violence, assault with a weapon and possession of a dangerous weapon.