Residential Burglary Investigation
12-04-13 Web Release – Residential Burglary Investigation
On 12-03-13, the City of Carbondale Police Department responded to a residence in the 700 block of South Oakland Street in reference to a report of a residential burglary in progress. Officers learned an unknown suspect entered the locked residence sometime around 6:50 p.m. while the victim was inside the residence. When officers arrived on scene, the suspect fled from the residence. With assistance from the Southern Illinois University Police Department, the suspect was apprehended a short time later andidentified as Ameen O. Solebo. Solebo was arrested and incarcerated at the Jackson County Jail. The investigation into the incident is continuing.
Ameen O. Solebo, Age 21
800 E. Grand Ave. 31-A
Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to contact the Police Department at (618) 457-3200 or Crime Stoppers at (618) 549-COPS (2677). Anonymous tips may also be made by selecting the “Crime Stoppers” tab located on the main page of this website.