CHIPLEY - An Alabama man is facing grand theft charges following a theft at Walmart.

Officers with the Chipley Police Department responded to a call of a theft in progress at Walmart.

Prior to the officers' arrival, they were notified the subject, later identified as Danny Walker of Alabama, had fled on foot. Initially, officers were unable to locate Walker but soon received a tip that a subject matching the description was in the parking lot of Tractor Supply.

Walker was located and arrested a short time later. All merchandise, which totaled more than $300, was recovered on scene.