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Aggravated Battery with a Firearm Investigation

On 09-17-2017 at 2:26 am, officers with the City of Carbondale Police Department were in the area of the 400 block of West Cherry Street when they heard multiple gunshots.  Officers quickly located an adult male in the 400 block of West Cherry Court who had been shot.  The male was transported to Memorial Hospital of Carbondale by ambulance for treatment and was eventually transported to a St. Louis area hospital.   During the course of the investigation, offices identified the suspect as Terrence Curtis, who is an acquaintance of the victim.  Officers learned Curtis and the victim were arguing over an ongoing dispute.  A warrant charging Curtis with Aggravated Battery with a Firearm was obtained and includes a $500,000 bond.   Curtis should be considered armed and dangerous.   Anyone with information about the incident or Curtis’ whereabouts is encouraged to contact the Carbondale Police Department at 618-457-3200 or Crime Stoppers at (618) 549-COPS (2677). The investigation into this incident is continuing. 

Terrence J. Curtis, age 27

905 East Park Street, Carbondale, Illinois

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!


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