One Person Seriously Injured in Carbondale Shooting

May 19, 2016

One person suffered serious injuries early Thursday morning during a shooting incident in the northwestern section of Carbondale.

Carbondale Police say they responded to an apartment complex in the 900 block of West Sycamore Street at 5:18 a.m. in reference to a report of shots being fired.

Officers say their investigation found a victim who had been shot. The unidentified person was taken to Memorial Hospital of Carbondale with serious injuries.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Carbondale Police at (618) 457-3200. You may also call the Carbondale/SIU Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at (618) 549-COPS or the Murphysboro/Jackson County anonymous tip line at (618) 687-COPS.