Unlawful Use of a Weapon Investigation
09-16-13 Web Release –Unlawful Use of Weapon Investigation
On 09-16-13 at 7:13 a.m., the City of Carbondale Police Department responded to the area of the 500 block of South Poplar Street in reference to a shots fired call. During the course of the investigation, officers learned that a black male wearing a white shirt fired two to three shots in the air during a fight. There were no reported injuries. No suspects have been identified at this time. The investigation into the incident is continuing.
Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to contact the Police Department at (618) 457-3200 or Crime Stoppers at (618) 549-COPS (2677). Anonymous tips may also be made by selecting the “Crime Stoppers” tab located on the main page of this website.