The Carbondale Police Department is investigating a criminal damage to property case where multiple vehicles had their tires damaged. On April 12th, officers were informed nine vehicles had their tires punctured while parked on the parking lot of an apartment complex in the 900 block of East Grand Avenue. It is believed that the tires were damaged between 04-11-20 8:30 p.m. to 11:00 a.m. 04-12-20. This is an ongoing investigation.
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the City of Carbondale Police Department at (618) 457-3200. You may also call the Carbondale/SIU Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at (618) 549-COPS (2677) or the Murphysboro/Jackson County anonymous tip line at (618) 687-COPS (2677). Anonymous tips may also be made by selecting the “Crime Stoppers” tab located on the main page of this website. Please help yourself, along with your county, its communities and the university campus by using these numbers if you witness, or have any information pertaining to, a crime. Cash rewards for information which leads to an arrest are also made anonymously. Remember, crime doesn’t pay, but Crime Stoppers does!