Galax police arrested Anthony Gregg McLaurin, 18, of Galax, on Jan. 17 after an incident at Macado's that evening.
According to a police report, Sgt. Mark Burnett and Officer Kevin Hall responded to a burglar alarm at Macado's restaurant at 10 p.m. When they reached the building, they caught sight of a man fleeing from the restaurant on foot.
After a three-block pursuit, they arrested McLaurin and charged him with burglary and destruction of property.
McLaurin was released and is scheduled to appear in the Galax General District Court.