(St. Cloud, MN) — A suspect is in custody in connection to the assault of a St. Cloud State University student. Police say 20-year-old Ezayah Gomez Oropeza was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of third-degree assault. This follows the discovery of an injured 20-year-old Chad Waldrop on September 18th. Waldrop underwent facial reconstruction surgery, five metal plates in his face, and a wired jaw in order to heal. Reports say Waldrop tried to intervene in an altercation between Oropeza and a woman.