Alice police officers and investigators arrested 27-year-old Mark Anthony Botello Friday on the 1100 block of Oakland Street.
Botello had a warrant issued on his arrest for burglary of a habitation.
According to Alice police Chief Aniceto "Cheto" Perez, Botello allegedly broke into a house Tuesday on the 1200 block of Roosevelt.
When police attempted to handcuff Botello, he attempted to escape.
Botello was charged with burglary of a habitation and evading arrest. He was transported to the Jim Wells County jail.