Police investigate armed robbery in Carbondale

CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) - Carbondale police are investigating a reported armed robbery they say happened on Saturday evening.

Police say the responded to the 1000 block of North Carico Street on a report of an armed robbery around 9:30 p.m.

Officers say the victims were returning home when they were approached by two unknown males.  A gun was shown and the suspects demanded some of the victims' belongings.

Police say the suspects stole property from the victims and left the area on foot.

Officers say the suspects are described by the victims as a white male with a shaved head and a tattoo on his face and a Hispanic or multi-racial male.

Police say the investigation into the incident is ongoing.

Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to contact the Police Department at (618) 457-3200 or Crime Stoppers at (618) 549-COPS (2677).

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