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Posted on: August 31, 2020

Missing Adult

On 08-29-20, the Carbondale Police Department was notified that Marvin Simpson, 42 years old, of St. Louis, Mo was last seen in Carbondale on 08-26-20. Marvin was last seen in the Tatum Heights area at approximately 11:00 p.m. Marvin is 5’08”, 190 lbs and was last seen wearing blue jeans and a black hoody. On 08-26-20 between 11:00 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. an anonymous caller called the Carbondale Police Department and reported suspicious activity in the Tatum Heights neighborhood. The Carbondale Police would like to speak to the person who reported the suspicious activity and anyone else who may have information about Marvin’s whereabouts. If you have any information that would assist the Carbondale Police Department in locating Marvin please call (618) 457-3200 or the anonymous tip line at 549-COPS (2677). 

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Missing: Marvin Simpson, 42, of St. Louis Mo.

 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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