City of Carbondale, Illinois
September 6, 2022
Warrant Arrest and Burglary Investigation
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CARBONDALE – On 08-24-22 officers of the City of Carbondale Police Department investigated a business burglary in the 800 block of East Main Street and another on 09-03-22 in the1200 block of West Main Street. During the course of the investigation, officers identified the suspect as Antonia G. Turby, 26 of Carbondale. Turby was also found to have an active warrant for failure to appear for a Criminal Damage to Property out of Jackson County. On 09-03-22 officers located Turby in the 400 block of South Poplar Street and arrested her on the warrant. A search warrant for the property was granted and during the execution of the warrant, officers recovered property taken from the aforementioned burglaries. Officers charged Turby with two counts of Burglary and Criminal Damage to Property. Turby is incarcerated in the Jackson County jail. The investigation is active and ongoing.
Antonia G. Turby, 26 of Carbondale
Anyone with information about this incident 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!
The mission of the Carbondale Police Department is to work in partnership with our community to preserve life, protect human rights, protect property and improve quality of life by providing police service to all in a fair, sensitive and professional manner.