Daily Egyptian

Suspect robs Little Caesars, flees on bike

By Staff report

Carbondale police are seeking a suspect involved in an armed robbery that took place Thursday afternoon at Little Caesar’s on West Main Street.

Police arrived at Little Caesar’s around 1:55 p.m. Thursday in response to an armed robbery. They learned a suspect entered the business demanding money with a firearm displayed in the waistband of his pants, according to a release from Carbondale police.

The suspect fled Little Ceasar’s eastbound on a gray bicycle with an undisclosed amount of money.


The suspect is described as a white male, between the ages of 20-25 and was last seen wearing a gray jacket and shirt, jeans and black and white Nike shoes, according to the release.

Police ask anyone with information to call  the City of Carbondale Police Department at (618) 457-3200 or Crime Stoppers at (618) 549-COPS (2677).

The Daily Egyptian’s news desk can be reached at 618-536-3397 or [email protected].

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