Carbondale man facing retail theft charges

MURPHYSBORO, IL (KFVS) - A Carbondale man faces theft charges after reportedly leaving a store without paying for items.

According to Murphysboro police, Prince McCoy, 20, of Carbondale, formerly of Chicago, was charged with retail theft.

On Thursday, McCoy allegedly left the Wal-Mart store on Country Club Road with out paying for items.

McCoy reportedly ran from the store into a wooded area north of Highway 13 where he was later apprehended.

He was taken to the Jackson County Jail.

Police say further arrests are pending.

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