Robbery in Carbondale remains under investigation

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Carbondale Times

Carbondale Police are seeking suspects in a strong-armed robbery that took place late Wednesday evening.

Authorities say they responded around 10:50 p.m. Aug. 17 to a report of a robbery that took place in the 300 block of South Wall Street. Officers learned the victim was walking in the area when three black men appeared and demanded a wallet. The assailants took some money and then fled to the north.

The suspects have been described as standing about 6-foot-2. One reportedly was wearing a white tank top and another a St. Louis Cardinals hat.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact police at 618-457-3200 or Crime Stoppers at 618-549-2677.