Charleston Police Looking for Man in Attempted Robbery


CHARLESTON IL – Police responded to a report of a male attempting to rob him with a knife. It happened Monday around 6:45PM in the 1700 block of 12th Street in Charleston.


The police now need help finding the suspect. He is described as a black male in his early 20's. He has a goatee with no mustache, and was reported to be wearing a block hoodie with an unknown logo and black jeans.


If you have any information please contact the Charleston Police Department at 348-5221 or Coles County Crime Stoppers at 866-345-8488.

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