The Charleston Police Department has arrested six juveniles, all Charleston residents, in regards to multiple strong arm robberies committed between August 16th and September 20th. All of the juveniles were taken into custody and are now incarcerated in a juvenile holding facility.
The investigation led to charges of Residential Burglary, Battery and Weapons Offenses from multiple incidents on multiple locations and dates.
The Charleston Police Department is working in conjunction with Eastern Illinois University Police Department, the Coles County State’s Attorney’s Office, and the Coles County Probation Office on the case.
The Charleston Police Department does not release the names of juveniles.