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Posted on: February 24, 2020

Investigative Update - Aggravated Battery With a Firearm

An arrest warrant has been obtained for Jordan Kelderman as a result of the investigation into a shooting incident which occurred last weekend.  On 02-15-20 at approximately 3:40 a.m., Carbondale Police officers responded to the 1000 block of Eas...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: February 18, 2020

Aggravated Assault/Unlawful Use of Weapons

On February 16th at approximately 2:15 a.m. Carbondale Police Officers responded to the 300 block of S. Marion regarding a man threatening others with a handgun. Officers learned that Montavious Burton, 27, of Carbondale, entered a residence occupied by o...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: February 15, 2020

Aggravated Battery with a Firearm

On 02-15-2020 at approximately 3:40 a.m., Carbondale Police officers responded to the 1000 block of East Park Street in reference to shots fired and a reported gunshot victim. During the course of the investigation, officers learned there was a dispute am...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: February 14, 2020

Death Investigation

On 02-14-2020 at approximately 3:17 p.m., officers responded to the 700 block of South Rawlings Street in reference to a death investigation. During the course of the investigation, officers and detectives learned a male and female couple got into a domes...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: February 14, 2020

Reward Offered for Homicide Suspect

The City of Carbondale is announcing a $2,500 reward to anyone offering information leading to the arrest of homicide suspect Olando Sheron.  On 11-03-19, the City of Carbondale Police Department initiated a homicide investigation following the s...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: February 11, 2020

Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm

On 02-09-2020 at approximately 2:15 p.m., officers responded to the area of North Robert A. Stalls and East Birch Street in reference to a report of shots fired. During the course of the investigation, officers learned that the suspect, identified as Step...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: February 10, 2020

Mob Action

On 02-08-2020 at 9:15 p.m., officers of the City of Carbondale Police Department responded to the 500 block of West Cherry Street in reference to a report of a mob action complaint. Officers learned the two victims were approached and attacked by five mal...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: February 5, 2020

Update - Missing Person Investigation - Recovered

On 02-01-2020 at about 1900 hours, the City of Carbondale Police Department learned Amarion Roberts was recovered by the officers of the Murphysboro Police Department. 

Prior Release on 01-31-2019:

The City of Carbondale Police Department is reques...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: January 31, 2020

Missing Person Investigation

The City of Carbondale Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a missing juvenile. Amarion T. Roberts, age 16. Roberts was last seen on 01-27-2020 at approximately 2:00 p.m. in the 400 block of South Marion Street in ...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: January 30, 2020

Unlawful Use of Weapons Investigation

On 01-29-2020 at approximately 11:10 p.m., officers responded to the 300 block of South Crestview Street in reference to a report of shots fired.   When officers arrived, they learned the suspects fired shots at the victim before fleeing from the...

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Police-Press Releases
Posted on: January 8, 2020

Spring 2020 Personal Safety for Women Classes Offered

The City of Carbondale Police Department will be offering Personal Safety for Women classes over the next few months. The classes, which are geared toward sexual assault prevention, are designed to teach women prevention and precaution methods and how to ...

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