The East Lampeter Township Police Department arrested Benjamin, Christopher Jr. on Tuesday September 10th, 2019. He was processed and is awaiting his preliminary hearing.
- Warrant Type: Criminal
- Date Issued: Friday August 23rd, 2019
- Issuing Authority: Magisterial District Judge David P. Miller
- Holding Department: Manheim Township Police Department
- Reference ID: MT-19-14918
Robbery / Simple Assault / Theft Arrest, 10:54 a.m., Tuesday, August 6, 2019, 1603 Manheim Pike – M&T Bank (MT) – Christopher Benjamin, Jr., M/29, of Harrisburg, PA, was charged with the above offenses following a bank robbery. Benjamin, Jr. entered the bank armed with a handgun, and demanded money from the employees, while pointing the handgun at them. Benjamin, Jr. took possession of US currency and fled from the bank. Detectives filed a criminal complaint on August 23, 2019 and obtained a warrant for Benjamin, Jr.’s arrest. Benjamin, Jr. remains a wanted person at this time. Any person knowing the whereabouts of Benjamin, Jr. should call the Manheim Township Police Department at 717-569-6401 or provide information anonymously by clicking “Submit a Tip.”
MEDIA CONTACT: Sergeant Michael T. Piacentino, W: 717-569-6401 Ext: 1583, C: 717-340-2130, email@example.com