Murphysboro Police Investigate Robbery

Murphysboro, Ill. – Police are investigating a robbery at the Family Video store in Murphysboro.

Police say the robbery occurred shortly before 10 p.m. Tuesday. The suspect is described as a bald black man, believed to be in his early-to-mid-30s, around 6 feet tall and weighs around 200 pounds.

Police say an employee told officers the suspect came into the store, said he had a weapon and demanded money. He left with an undisclosed amount.

Anyone with information should contact Murphysboro Police at 684-2121.