At 8:46 p.m. Saturday, Carbondale police were dispatched to the Dollar General store at 2160 W. Ramada Lane for a report of an armed robbery.

The suspect was described as a black male, 25-30 years of age, approximately 5’8” tall, and weighing around 150 pounds. The suspect was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and black pants.

The suspect was armed with a handgun. There were no reported injuries.

Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to contact the Police Department at (618) 451-3200 or Crime Stoppers at (618) 549-COPS (2677).

-- The Southern