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Posted on: August 6, 2019

Residential Burglary Investigation

The City of Carbondale Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying suspects in a residential burglary investigation which occurred on 07-27-2019 at 9:11 p.m. in the 500 block of South Forest Street.  Officers learned two suspects, pictured below, forced entry to the residence and stole property.  One suspect is described as a black male approximately 20 years of age, tall, thin build, with a short hairstyle, mustache, and a patch of hair on his chin.  The suspect was wearing an unknown color Nike hooded pull over sweatshirt, Nike sweatpants and was carrying an unknown color Under Armor backpack with reflective material on his shoulders. 

The second suspect is described as a black male approximately 20 years of age, tall, thin build, with a short hairstyle, mustache, and a patch of hair on his chin. The suspect had an unknown tattoo design on the front of his neck and on top of his right hand. The suspect was wearing a zip up jacket and sweatpants.  This investigation is currently active. 

Burg SuSPectSuspect 5 Suspect 1 (top 2 images)

Burg Suspect 3Suspect 2

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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