Authorities in West Whiteland, Pennsylvania made a bizarre arrest on Wednesday night at a Walmart. The suspect taken into custody was allegedly stealing a pair of socks… while naked.
According to a NBC Philadelphia report, Verdon Lamont Taylor was taken into custody by West Whiteland Police after he stripped naked in a Walmart parking lot before entering the store around 5:00 p.m.
Taylor, who stands 6’4” and weighs 300 pounds, was caught on surveillance video walking up to a customer service counter and removing a pair of socks from a bag. He then put the socks.
The NBC Philadelphia report says that Taylor had to be tased by police once they arrived because he would not comply with orders. He later spit on an officer during his arrest.
According to the report, police believe that Taylor was under the influence of drugs.
He faces numerous charges included aggravated assault on an officer and indecent exposure. He remains in jail on a $50,000 bond.
Read the full NBC Philadelphia report.