William Olon Dellis, 45 of Rome, was arrested over the weekend after police said he attempted to steal a shopping cart full of groceries from Kroger.
Reports said that Dellis exited the store without paying and then fled on foot when he was approached by law enforcement.
Police said that after escaping he was later spotted and again attempted to flee from police.
This time he was captured after a chase.
Dellis is charged with obstruction of police and shoplifting.