The City of Carbondale Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying suspects in multiple instances of Criminal Defacement of Property. On 08-08-22 officers responded to a business in the 500 block of South Illinois Avenue in reference to a report of Criminal Defacement of Property. The suspects, pictured below, were recorded on a video surveillance system spray painting graffiti on the dumpster enclosure on 08-07-22 at 4:32 p.m. Officers are investigating other reports of graffiti with similar suspect descriptions at the following locations:
07-06-22 at 8:00 p.m. in the 200 block of South Illinois Avenue
07-13-22 at 10:55 a.m. in the 2300 block of North Springer Street
07-13-22 at 12:04 p.m. in the 100 block of South Illinois Avenue
The images above are in reference to the incident occurring on 08-07-22
The images above are in reference to the incident on 07-06-22
Anyone with information about these incidents is encouraged to contact the City of Carbondale Police Department at (618) 549-2121. 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!