Arrest Warrant Issued for Suspected Theft at Home Depot

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POTTSTOWN, PA — Lower Pottsgrove Township Police Department announced it is currently searching for 33-year-old Benjamin David Lander who is wanted on an arrest warrant issued on April 18, 2023. The warrant was issued in connection with a suspected theft of over $1,700 in merchandise from the Home Depot located at 295 Armand Hammer Blvd. Pottstown.

According to the police report, on March 22nd, the suspect removed items offered for sale at the Home Depot and passed all points of sale before entering a white van with a business name on it and fleeing the area. The total theft amount totaled $1,783.19. Through an officer’s investigation, he was able to positively identify the perpetrator as Benjamin David Lander.

Anyone with information about this case should contact the Lower Pottsgrove Township Police Department at 610-326-1508 or submit tips anonymously online here.

The Lower Pottsgrove Township Police Department urges citizens not to approach or confront Mr. Lander if they see him since he could be dangerous and instead call 911 immediately if they spot him or have any additional information related to this case.

Information is subject to change at any time as additional details may emerge. Information, a criminal complaint, or an arrest is not a declaration of guilt. A suspect, arrestee, or defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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