Mob Action & Disorderly Conduct Investigation
03-04-14 Web Release – Mob Action & Disorderly Conduct Investigation
On 03-09-14 at 1:50 a.m., the City of Carbondale Police Department responded to a battery in the 700 block of East Grand Avenue. While on foot patrol, officers observed two suspects batteringavictim. Officers pursued the suspects as they fled on foot on East GrandAve. Officers apprehended one of the suspects who was identified as Mario Hernandez. The second subject wasnot apprehended. The victim was treated at Memorial Hospital for non-life threatening injuries. Hernandez was charged with Mob Action, Aggravated Battery, and Obstructing and Resisting. He was incarcerated at the Jackson County Jail. The investigation into the incident is continuing.
Mario Hernandez, Age 27
2301 S. Illinois Ave. #106
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.