Chicago Man Arrested in Connection to Carbondale Burglary

Murphysboro — A Chicago man is behind bars in Jackson County in connection to a Carbondale burglary that happened over the weekend. According to police reports, officers responded to a home on the 700 block of South Illinois Avenue at just before two Sunday morning for a reported burglary. Police say that the suspect entered the home and stole property before fleeing on foot. Dillon Barrett-Rao was located near the scene of the crime and was found with the property on his person, leading to his arrest. He is being held in the Jackson County jail.