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Police in suburban Dallas say Cowboys RB Joseph Randle arrested on shoplifting charge

  • Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle (21) is tackled by Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Tony McDaniel, upper right, in the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Scott Eklund)

    Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle (21) is tackled by Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Tony McDaniel, upper right, in the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Scott Eklund)  (The Associated Press)

  • FILE - This is an Oct. 27, 2013, file photo showing Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle watching during warmups before an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions in Detroit. Police in suburban Dallas say Randle has been arrested after taking underwear and cologne from a mall department store without paying. Frisco Police Sgt. Brad Merritt says Randle is charged with Class B misdemeanor theft. He was detained Monday evening, Oct. 13, 2014, by store security before being arrested and booked into the Frisco city jail. Merritt says Randle posted bond early Tuesday. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

    FILE - This is an Oct. 27, 2013, file photo showing Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle watching during warmups before an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions in Detroit. Police in suburban Dallas say Randle has been arrested after taking underwear and cologne from a mall department store without paying. Frisco Police Sgt. Brad Merritt says Randle is charged with Class B misdemeanor theft. He was detained Monday evening, Oct. 13, 2014, by store security before being arrested and booked into the Frisco city jail. Merritt says Randle posted bond early Tuesday. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)  (The Associated Press)

  • FILE - In this Nov. 10, 2013, file photo, Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle (21) warms up before an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints in New Orleans. Police in suburban Dallas say Randle has been arrested after taking underwear and cologne from a mall department store without paying. Frisco Police Sgt. Brad Merritt says Randle is charged with Class B misdemeanor theft. He was detained Monday evening, Oct. 13, 2014, by store security before being arrested and booked into the Frisco city jail. Merritt says Randle posted bond early Tuesday. (AP Photo/Dave Martin, File)

    FILE - In this Nov. 10, 2013, file photo, Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle (21) warms up before an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints in New Orleans. Police in suburban Dallas say Randle has been arrested after taking underwear and cologne from a mall department store without paying. Frisco Police Sgt. Brad Merritt says Randle is charged with Class B misdemeanor theft. He was detained Monday evening, Oct. 13, 2014, by store security before being arrested and booked into the Frisco city jail. Merritt says Randle posted bond early Tuesday. (AP Photo/Dave Martin, File)  (The Associated Press)

Police in suburban Dallas say Cowboys running back Joseph Randle has been arrested after taking underwear and cologne from a mall department store without paying.

Frisco Police Sgt. Brad Merritt says Randle is charged with Class B misdemeanor theft. He was detained Monday evening by store security before being arrested and booked into the Frisco city jail. Merritt says Randle posted bond early Tuesday.

A request for comment was not immediately returned by the Cowboys organization.

The 22-year-old Randle is a second-year pro out of Oklahoma State. Randle's player page on the Cowboys website shows he had 54 carries his rookie season for 164 yards and two touchdowns. So far this season he has 16 carries for 113 yards as a backup to DeMarco Murray.