Unlawful Use of a Weapon Investigation
04-07-14 Web Release –Unlawful Use of Weapon Investigation
On 04-05-14 at 1:05 a.m., the City of Carbondale Police Department responded to the 300 block of Cedarview in reference to a report of shots fired. During the course of the investigation, officers learned that suspects possibly fired a firearmat the victim’s residence. There were no injuries reported during this incident. A juvenile suspect was observed fleeing the area and was taken into custody on charges of Obstructing Identification and Possession of Firearm Ammunition without a Firearm Owner’s Identification Card. The investigation into this 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.