Carbondale Police Investigating Armed Robbery

Carbondale Police are investigating an armed robbery on the 1100 block of East Main Street. Police say a man met with some acquaintances he talked with on social media to complete a transaction shortly after noon on Thursday, January 7. The victim told police that a man and a female teen got into his car, pointed a handgun at him and demanded property. The suspects then took the victim’s property and drove away in another vehicle. Police believe the suspects be traveling in an unknown model gold Pontiac. The female suspect has been identified as a 15-year-old white female from Carbondale. The second suspect is described as 20-year-old white male, 5-foot 11-inches tall, weighing 120 pounds, wearing a gray jacket and blue jeans. Police said the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about the armed robbery is asked to contact the Carbondale Police Department at 618-457-3200.

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