07-24-13 Web Release –Robbery Investigation
On 07-23-13, at 10:55 p.m. the City of Carbondale Police Department responded to the 800 block of East College Street in reference to a report of robbery. Officers learned the victim, a taxi driver, was responding to a fare when two black male suspects reportedly entered the taxi and forcibly stole property before fleeing the area on foot. The investigation into this 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.