Wanted man arrested in Mecklenburg Co. after a week on the run

William Roberts was arrested in Mecklenburg County on Friday (Photo: State Police)

MECKLENBURG Co., Va. (WSET) -- A wanted man on the run from police for a week has been arrested.

The Halifax County Sheriff's Office said William Jason Roberts has been arrested by Mecklenburg County authorities without incident Friday afternoon.

His vehicle was recovered Wednesday night, police said the vehicle was stolen from Botetourt County.

Earlier this week, the sheriff's office said he may have been headed to the area.

This is a breaking news story, check back for updates.

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