Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm Investigation
On 06/02/21 at approximately 4:58 p.m., City of Carbondale Police Officers responded to a report of shots fired in the area of the Poplar and College Street intersection. During the course of the investigation, officers learned shots were fired between parties in two separate vehicles. No injuries have been reported, but officers did locate damage to vehicles and residences in the area. Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the police department at 618-457-3200 or Crime Stoppers at 618-549-COPS. The investigation into the incident is 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!