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Posted on: October 4, 2021

Missing/Runaway Juvenile Investigation

The City of Carbondale Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing juvenile reported on 10-03-21, Samantha E. Pettit, age 17, of Carbondale.  Pettit, pictured below, was last seen on 10-03-2021 at about 3:00 p.m. in the 200 block of South Friedline Drive in Carbondale.   Pettit is described as 5’04” tall, weighing 107 pounds, brown hair, hazel eyes and was last seen wearing a gray shirt and blue jeans.  Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Pettit should contact the Carbondale Police Department at 618-457-3200. The investigation is ongoing and active.

 Samnatha Pettit

Samantha E. Pettit, 17 of Carbondale. 

 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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