Aggravated Battery with Firearm Investigation Update
04-09-14 Web Release-Aggravated Battery with a Firearm Investigation Update
On 05-14-13 at 7:11 p.m., the City of Carbondale Police Department responded to a residence in the 700 block of North Robert A. Stalls Avenue in reference to a report of a person suffering from a gunshot wound. During the course of the investigation, officers learned the suspect unlawfully entered the residence following multiple altercations between the victim and the suspect, who are acquaintances. After the suspect left the residence he and the victim had another altercation which occurred in the 400 block of East Birch Street. During this altercation the suspect shot the victim in the foot with a firearm. The victim was treated for non-life threatening injuries at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale and was later released. The suspect was identified as Donnelle Campbell. An arrest warrant was obtained for Campbell in May of 2013 and he has not yet been located. The warrant charged Campbell with Aggravated Battery with a Firearm, Home Invasion and Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm. The bond has been set at $1,000,000. If you know or have information about the whereabouts of Donelle Campbell, please contact the Carbondale Police Department. The investigation into the incident is continuing.
Donelle Campbell, Age 35
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.