Weekend Armed Robbery Under Investigation in Carbondale

Weekend Armed Robbery Under Investigation in Carbondale

CARBONDALE, IL — Carbondale Police are investigating an armed robbery that took place Saturday morning in the 900 block of West Main Street.

Officers learned the victim was walking westbound on the north sidewalk in the 700 or 800 block of West Walnut Street when they were approached by the suspect who was walking east on West Walnut. The suspect displayed the tip of a concealed knife and demanded property. The victim was able to flee and get away. The suspect’s direction of travel is unknown. The suspect was described as a black male wearing a black jacket, ski mask, dark colored jeans and black boots with tape on them. No injuries were reported as a result of the incident.  

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Carbondale Police Department at 618-457-3200 or Crime Stoppers at 618-549-COPS.  

Concert Calendar

James Taylor w/ Jackson Browne

James Taylor w/ Jackson Browne

December 4 @ 7:30 PM Legendary singer/songwriter James Taylor & His All-Star Band with special guest Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Jackson Browne and his band at Enterprise Center. ON SALE • Friday, August 27th @ 10am PRICES • $59.50, $79.50, $125.00 Click HERE to purchase tickets

Dream Theater

Dream Theater

POSTPONED!! Dream Theater with special guest Arch Echo at Stifel Theatre on Saturday, December 4th ON SALE • NOW PRICES • $24.50, $36.50, $51.50, $66.50 and $82 Click HERE to purchase tickets

Local Weather