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Police Search for Armed Robbery Suspect


Carbondale Police are searching for a suspect in a strong armed robbery at a local business.

Officers responded to a business in the 1900 block of West Main Street on Sunday night. They learned an unknown suspect battered the victim and stole property.  The suspect fled east from the business.
He is described as a black male, about 5'8", weighing about 150 pounds, with short hair, wearing a red shirt and khaki shorts.

The victim suffered minor injuries but declined medical treatment.

Anyone with information about the incident should contact the Carbondale Police Department or Crime Stoppers at 618-549-COPS.

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