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A Chicago man is wanted for stealing a firearm from a vehicle in Carbondale

Burglary suspect Kendal Burke
Carbondale Police Dept. (provided)
Kendal Burke

The Carbondale Police Department has identified a suspect in a vehicle burglary last week.

On September 22, officers responded to the 700 block of South Lewis Lane.

They learned the suspect entered the victim’s vehicle and stole a firearm.

During the course of the investigation, officers learned the identity of the suspect to be 37-year-old Kendal Burke of Chicago.

Burke faces a Jackson County Arrest Warrant for Burglary, Unlawful Use of a Weapon by a Felon and No Valid Firearm Owner’s Identification.

Anyone with information about this incident or the whereabouts of Burke is encouraged to contact the Carbondale Police Department or Crime Stoppers at (618) 549-COPS.

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