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A Carbondale man is charged with burglary and threatening a cop

Burglary suspect Larry Harvey
Carbondale Police (provided)
Larry Harvey

A Carbondale man is accused of burglarizing a local business and then threatening police officers after his arrest.

Police responded to a business in the 800 block of East Grand Avenue late Wednesday afternoon.
They learned the suspect, later identified as 43-year-old Larry Harvey, entered the business, demanded money, received cash and fled the store on foot.

Officers quickly located and arrested Harvey as he was attempting to evade the officers in the 700 block of South Lewis Lane.
During the arrest processing Harvey threatened harm to arresting officers and their families.
He is charged with Burglary and Threatening a Public Official.

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