On 03-10-21, at approximately 11:09 p.m., Carbondale police officers responded to reports of shots fired in the 400 block of East Chestnut Street. Officers learned a gunshot victim arrived at the Memorial Hospital of Carbondale with a non-life threatening gunshot wound. The victim was treated and released. The victim’s vehicle was also damaged as a result of the gunfire. The investigation is currently active and ongoing. Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the police department at 618-457-3200 or Crime Stoppers at 618-549-COPS.
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!