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Posted on: May 21, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Aggravated Battery with a Firearm

Aggravated Battery with a Firearm


On 05-21-20 at approximately 12:50 a.m., Carbondale Police Officers heard and also received reports of shots fired in the area of the 700 block of North Robert A. Stalls. Officers responded to the area and located a victim suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound.  The victim declined medical treatment. A vehicle was also damaged in the incident as a result of the gunfire. The victim is not being identified at this time and there is no suspect information to provide.  The Jackson County Ambulance Service provided assistance. This investigation is currently active and ongoing.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the City of Carbondale Police Department at (618) 457-3200. You may also call the Carbondale/SIU Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at (618) 549-COPS (2677) or the Murphysboro/Jackson County anonymous tip line at (618) 687-COPS (2677).  Anonymous tips may also be made by selecting the “Crime Stoppers” tab located on the main page of this website.  Please help yourself, along with your county, its communities and the university campus by using these numbers if you witness, or have any information pertaining to, a crime.  Cash rewards for information which leads to an arrest are also made anonymously.  Remember, crime doesn’t pay, but Crime Stoppers does! 

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