On 07-21-2020, at approximately 9:14 p.m., City of Carbondale Police Officers responded to the 1000 block of East Grand Avenue in reference to a report of shots fired. Officers found damage to two vehicles as a result of the shots fired and learned the suspects already fled from the area. There were no reported injuries as a result of the incident. There is not any suspect information to provide at this time. Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to contact the police department at 618-457-3200. This investigation into the incident is active and ongoing.
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