Carbondale police search for second robbery suspect

Robert Lee Blair (Source: Carbondale Police Department)
Robert Lee Blair (Source: Carbondale Police Department)

By Heartland News

CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) - A Murphysboro man is behind bars on robbery charges as Carbondale police continue to search for a second suspect.

Officers were called to the 500 block of South Illinois Avenue on July 18 at 2:40 a.m. for a report of a robbery. Police arrested 42-year-old Robert Lee Blair for robbery and possession of marijuana.

Blair was taken to the Jackson County Jail.

The police department is still seeking a second suspect. The investigation is continuing.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the police department at 457-3200 or Crime Stoppers at 549-COPS (2677). Anonymous tips may also be made by selecting the "Crime Stoppers" tab located on their web site.

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