On 07-26-21 at approximately 4:34 p.m., City of Carbondale Police Officers responded to a report of shots fired in the 300 block of East Walnut Street. Officers learned suspects fired shots in the area causing damage to a parked vehicle. No other damage was discovered and no injuries were reported as a result of the incident. The suspects were described as two black males who were in a black car. The investigation indicates the incident was the result of a dispute between known acquaintances. The investigation into the incident is 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!