Christopher Shadwick, 38, of Rome was arrested Sunday afternoon when he hid from police in a closet.

According to police reports, officers arrived at Shadwick’s home Sunday afternoon to serve an active arrest warrant for felony burglary when he hid in a closet to try and avoid arrest. Shadwick had stolen a safe from the victim’s house July 9, 2018.

Shadwick is charged with felony burglary and misdemeanor willful obstruction of law enforcement officers.