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501 South Washington
Carbondale, Illinois 62901

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Armed Robbery Investigation

On 09-05-2017 at about 10:00 p.m., officers responded to a Roll N’ Up, 600 East Main Street, in reference to an armed robbery that had just occurred. Officers learned that two suspects approached an employee just outside the business, each displaying firearms and stole property from the employee before fleeing on foot.  One suspect was described as a black male, about 6’00” tall, wearing a Halloween-style mask, gray sweatpants, a black hooded sweatshirt, and black gloves.  The other suspect was described as a black male about 6’00” tall, also wearing a Halloween-style mask, a gray hooded sweatshirt, red pants and black gloves. The investigation into the incident is continuing.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the City of Carbondale Police Department at (618) 457-3200. You may also call the Carbondale/SIU Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at (618) 549-COPS (2677) or the Murphysboro/Jackson County anonymous tip line at (618) 687-COPS (2677).  Anonymous tips may also be made by selecting the “Crime Stoppers” tab located on the main page of this website.  Please help yourself, along with your county, its communities and the university campus by using these numbers if you witness, or have any information pertaining to, a crime.  Cash rewards for information which leads to an arrest are also made anonymously.  Remember, crime doesn’t pay, but Crime Stoppers does! 


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