Officers caught the suspect in the recent robbery of a local Red Roof Inn, Prince William County Police said.
Juan Alberton Rivera, 18, of Locust Terrace in Manassas, is charged with robbery.
An employee at the Red Roof Inn on Automotive Drive reported on Dec. 16 at 10:49 a.m. that an unknown man approached the counter at the motel.
"Once there, the man implied he had a weapon and demanded money. The man took an undisclosed amount of U.S. Currency before fleeing the area on foot," Officer Jonathan Perok, a spokesman for the Prince William County Police Department, said in a press release.
Rivera was arrested without incident. No one was injured.
The information in this article was provided by the Prince William County Police Department. Where arrests are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.