Unlawful Use of Credit Card Investigation
On 5-20-2013 at 1:49 a.m., officers of the City of Carbondale Police Department responded to a business in the 700 block of East Grand Avenue regarding the theft of a purse. During the course of investigation, officer learned that multiple credit cards belonging to the victim were used to make unauthorized purchases at a business in the 6000 block of Country Club Road in Murphysboro on 5-20-2013. The suspect is a black male. 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.