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Posted on: May 27, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Missing Person Investigation - Recovered

On 05-27-2020 at about 3:45 p.m., the City of Carbondale Police Department met with Amarion Roberts back at his residence and found him to be safe and in good health. 

Prior Release on 05-27-2020:

The City of Carbondale Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing juvenile. Amarion T. Roberts, age 16, was last seen on 05-23-2020 at about 8:00 p.m. in the 400 block of South Marion Street in Carbondale.  Roberts is described as about 5’6” tall, weighing about 120 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair.  Roberts was last seen wearing a camouflage hooded sweatshirt, gray sweat pants and black shoes.  The investigation learned that Roberts was in good health and in the area of Tatum Heights Park on the evening of 05-25-2020 Roberts is known to frequent Archie Jones Street in Carbondale as well as the Murphysboro area.    Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Roberts should contact the Carbondale Police Department at 618-457-3200. The investigation into this incident is continuing.


Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the City of Carbondale Police Department at (618) 549-2121. You may also call the Carbondale/SIU Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at (618) 549-COPS (2677) or the Murphysboro/Jackson County anonymous tip line at (618) 687-COPS (2677). Anonymous tips may also be made by selecting the “Crime Stoppers” tab located on the main page of this website. Please help yourself, along with your county, its communities and the university campus by using these numbers if you witness, or have any information pertaining to, a crime. Cash rewards for information which leads to an arrest are also made anonymously. Remember, crime doesn’t pay, but Crime Stoppers does!


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