Carbondale Authorities Investigating Robbery

(CARBONDALE, IL) — Carbondale Police are currently investigating a robbery that reportedly happened just after 9:30 Tuesday night in the 800 block of West Main Street. When officers arrived, they were told that a suspect entered a business and demanded money. The suspect then fled the business on foot going east. The suspect was described as a white man between 20 to 30 years of age, standing around 6’2” tall with blue eyes. He was wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt, dark jeans and a white shirt or cloth covering most of his face. No weapon was displayed, but the suspect held his hand inside his sweatshirt in a manner which appeared as if he may have been armed. There were no injuries as a result of the incident.  Anyone with information about the incident should contact Carbondale Police at 457-3200 or Crime Stoppers at 549-COPS (2677).