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Posted on: January 18, 2023

[ARCHIVED] Missing Adult

 City of Carbondale, Illinois

January 18, 2023


Carbondale- The City of Carbondale Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing adult, Jared R. Knight , 31 of Carbondale.  Knight was last seen 12-06-2022 at about 1:35 p.m. in the 1200 block of East Grand Avenue in Carbondale.  Knight is described as 5’09” tall, weighing 125 pounds, with blue eyes and brown hair.  His clothing and direction of travel are unknown. Knight suffers from a condition that places him in danger. The investigation is currently active and ongoing.  Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Knight should contact the Carbondale Police Department at 618-457-3200.

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Jared R, Knight, 31 of Carbondale

Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Knight 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.

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