Carbondale man arrested on burglary, threatening officers charges

43-year-old man Larry Harvey is in jail following a robbery in Carbondale, after he walked into a business and demanded money
Published: Jan. 19, 2023 at 10:20 AM CST|Updated: Jan. 19, 2023 at 9:14 PM CST
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CARBONDALE, Ill. (KFVS) - A 43-year-old man is facing charges after police responded to a robbery in progress call in Carbondale.

Officers were called just before 5 p.m. on Wednesday, January 18 to a business in the 800 block of East Grand Avenue.

When they arrived, officers learned a suspect came into the business, demanded money and ran away after he was given some cash.

Officers identified the suspect as Larry J. Harvey, of Carbondale, and arrested him in the 700 block of South Lewis Lane.

During the arrest, investigators said Harvey threatened the arresting officers and their families.

Harvey was booked into the Jackson County Jail on burglary and threatening a public official charges.

Police say the investigation into the case is active and ongoing.