Earlier today Prince William County Police Department responded to a reported strong armed robbery in Shoppers Square Shopping Center.
At approximately 1:35 p.m., Prince William County provided a lookout, for a possible suspect, to surrounding jurisdictions.
At 1:40 p.m., a Manassas Park Police Officer stopped an individual in the area matching the description given in the lookout. During the encounter, the subject provided a false name to the law enforcement officer. While attempting to detain the possible suspect for additional questioning, he pushed the officer and fled on foot. Officers gave chase to the 100 Block of Evans Street where the individual was possibly observed entering a nearby home.
Officers surrounded the area, secured the scene, and were attempting to locate the suspect.
At 4:22 p.m., with assistance from Prince William County Police, the suspect was apprehended.
The investigation is ongoing at this time. Additional information will be provided when available.