On July 26, 2017, Benjamin Randall turned himself in at Newtown Township Police headquarters due to the Arrest Warrant that was issued on July 24, 2017. Randall was processed and arraigned before Judge Petrucci and bail was set at $25,000.00 unsecured.
Randall's arrest stemmed from an investigation regarding a retail theft that occurred on July 19, 2017 at Design for Vision in Newtown Township. A suspect, later identified as Benjamin Randall entered the store carrying two car seats with two babies as he tried on sunglasses for a half hour. Randall left soon thereafter without paying for anything and employees realized that several pairs of sunglasses worth approximately $1,000.00 were missing. Video and pictures of the theft were previously released in this CrimeWatch post.
The response to the previous CrimeWatch post regarding the theft produced many tips that all contained the same name, Benjamin Randall. Investigation of the tips have resulted in the identification and arrest of Randall.