Unlawful Use of a Weapon and Possession of a Controlled Substance Investigation
04-28-14 Web Release –Unlawful Use of Weapon and Possession of a Controlled Substance Investigation
On 04-26-14 at around 12:32 a.m., officers of the City of Carbondale Police Department conducted a traffic stop at the 300 block of East Walnut. During the course of the investigation, officers learned that the driver of the vehicle had a warrant for his arrest. During the course of the investigation officers also located a loaded handgun and suspected crack cocaine. The driver, Jeremy C. Clark, and the passenger, Andre Bailey, were arrested and charged with Unlawful Use of a Weapon, Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Substance. Clark and Bailey were incarcerated at the Jackson County Jail. The investigation into this incident is continuing.
Jeremy C. Clark, Age 31
420 East Oak
Andre Bailey, Age 27
420 East Oak
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.