Murphysboro Man Charged With Credit Union Robbery


By WSIL Manager

CARBONDALE -- Carbondale Police have now released the name of the person arrested for a robbery Monday at SIU Credit Union. 

David E. White, 33, of Murphysboro, is charged with robbery of a financial institution.

White was taken into custody around 8 p.m. Monday, less than four hours after the robbery at SIU Credit Union on West Main Street. 

Police said a man walked into the facility at about 4:20 p.m. Monday and demanded money. He took the cash then ran away.

White is being held in the Jackson County Jail. A preliminary hearing is set for Feb. 18. Carbondale Police continue to investigate.


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