Unlawful Use of a Weapon and Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm Investigation
06-02-14Web Release –Unlawful Use of Weapon and Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm Investigation
On 06-01-14 at around 3:00 a.m., the City of Carbondale Police Department responded to the 500 block of East Walnut Street in reference to a report of shots fired. During the course of the investigation, it was determined that a verbal altercation occurred between two groups of people at a local business. During the altercation, a firearm was discharged. Officers identified Jemond L. Pilgram as the suspect and he was charged with Aggravated Unlawful Use of a Weapon, Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm and Disorderly Conduct. Pilgram was incarcerated at the Jackson County Jail. There were no injuries as a result of this incident. The investigation into the incident continues.
Jemond L. Pilgram, Age 21
128 Richland Terrace Mounds, IL
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 bemade by selecting the “Crime Stoppers” tab located on the main page of this website.