Armed Robbery Investigation
03-06-14 Web Release –Armed Robbery Investigation
On 03-05-14 at about 8:37p.m., the City of Carbondale Police Department responded to the 500 block of South Wall Street in reference to a report of an armed robbery. Officers learned the victim was approached by an unknown suspect who demanded money while armed with a handgun. The suspect then fled the scenein a southwestdirection. The suspect is described as a black male was wearing a red hooded sweatshirt, black sweatpants and a red bandana over his face. The investigation into the incident is continuing.
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.