Burglary Charged to Carbondale Man After Friday Morning Incident

Burglary Charged to Carbondale Man After Friday Morning Incident

Photo: Robert Lee Blair (via Carbondale Police)

CARBONDALE – A Carbondale man is facing a residential burglary charge after Carbondale Police responded to a report of a residential burglary in progress in the 800 block of West Walnut Street Friday morning.

When officers arrived they found damage to the front door and discovered someone inside of the house. The suspect, 52-year-old Robert Lee Blair of Carbondale, attempted to flee out the back door, but was quickly arrested by police.

Blair was charged with the offense and lodged at the Jackson County Jail.

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