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2 accused of theft in Carbondale

William T. Johnson (Source: Carbondale Police Department) William T. Johnson (Source: Carbondale Police Department)
Octavius R. Behzadi (Source: Carbondale Police Department) Octavius R. Behzadi (Source: Carbondale Police Department)
CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) -

Two men were arrested in Carbondale, Illinois in connection with drug possession and a theft investigation.

William T. Johnson, 20, was charged with theft, possession of cannabis and possession of a controlled substance.

Octavius R. Behzadi, 20, was charged with theft.

Both were taken to the Jackson County Jail.

According to Carbondale police, on April 9 at about 1:02 a.m., they responded to a business in the 600 block of East Grand Avenue for a report of a theft.

Police say two men allegedly entered the business and stole property, then ran away.

During the investigation, police identified the suspects as Johnson and Behzadi. The men were found and arrested.

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