Ephrata Police say Charles R. McCarraher, 32, was arrested in Chester County.
McCarraher was wanted for allegedly stealing over $1,000 from a Walmart in Ephrata. Police had issued a felony retail theft warrant for his arrest.
Ephrata Police say they received a tip McCarraher was staying in a hotel near Morgantown and contacted local police, who found his vehicle at the hotel.
When they approached the hotel door, McCarraher reportedly did not answer and there was a brief standoff.
McCarraher was taken into custody and transferred to Ephrata where his bail was set at $25,000.
He was unable to post bail and was taken to Lancaster County Prison.