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Advocates Speak Out Against Arrest Of Trans Protester

Jun 30, 2020

Local LGBTQ+ advocates have issued a statement condemning the Carbondale Police Department for how they handled the arrest of a protester on June 28th.

Witnesses said the protester was slammed against a car and others who tried to intervene were pepper-sprayed. A police press release referred to the individual with male pronouns and gave a name they do not currently use. According to friends, she goes by Cat.

Video Shows Carbondale Police Using Pepper Spray on Demonstrators

Jun 29, 2020
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Editor's note: This story has been clarified to address the identity of the person arrested.

The Carbondale Police Department has issued a statement regarding Sunday's incident near Italian Village where officers appeared to struggle with a person they were trying to arrest.

Video from a witness shows fellow protesters asking why the person was in custody, and questioned tactics the police used. Officers in a witness video then appeared to push them back and pepper-sprayed them.

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The Carbondale Police Department is asking for help in locating a missing person from Chicago.

Carbondale Police are investigating an aggravated battery which occurred at 10:30 Thursday night. 

Police were called to the 900 block of West Sycamore after a report of a person receiving a non-life threatening gunshot wound.

Carbondale Police Looking for Missing Teen

Apr 29, 2020
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Carbondale Police are asking for the public’s help locating a missing teen.

16 year old Kirtayvion "Tae" Taylor-Kirk was last seen Sunday evening in the 200 block of South Canterbury Drive in Carbondale.

Carbondale Police Wanted for Weekend Shooting

Apr 29, 2020
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Carbondale Police are searching for a man involved in a weekend shooting and traffic crash. 

Police say 23 year old Shephen  Moultire of Carbondale is wanted for aggravated discharge of a firearm, aggravated battery with a firearm and unlawful use of weapons by a felon. 

Carbondale Police Found Missing Teen

Apr 21, 2020
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UPDATE: 4/23/2020 10:30 am

Carbondale Police have found Huesmann unharmed and in good health. 

ORIGINAL STORY:

Carbondale Police need your help finding a missing teenager. 

A Christopher man is in custody after investigators say he damaged multiple cars in Carbondale Sunday morning.

Carbondale Police are investigating two separate shootings. 

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A Carbondale woman faces multiple charges after driving the wrong way and leading police on a chase on Monday, April 13.

Missing Teen Found Safe

Apr 14, 2020
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4/14/2020 UPDATE: Carbondale Police say they were able to locate Victoria Frederking. She is at home and safe. 

ORIGINAL STORY:
Carbondale Police are asking for your help finding a missing teen. 

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Carbondale Police are investigating after about nine vehicles had their tires punctured.

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A Jackson County jury has convicted a Carbondale man of Home Invasion, Unlawful Possession of Weapons by a Felon, and Criminal Damage to Property.

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A Carbondale man is in the Jackson County jail accused of breaking into vehicles.

Carbondale Police say at about 9:42 Monday night, officers responded to the 300 block of East Mill Street in reference to someone entering unoccupied vehicles.

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The Carbondale Police Department reports 17-year-old Ayden Van Hook was located Wednesday night in Mt. Vernon. He had been missing after no one had reported seeing him since Tuesday at around 4 p.m. in the 400 block of East Walnut Street.  

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A Carbondale man has been charged with threatening others inside a residence with a handgun.

Police say 27-year-old Montavious Burton entered a residence in the 300 block of South Marion early Sunday morning. He reportedly threatened the occupants with a handgun. 

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A Carbondale man was sentenced this week for being a felon in possession of weapons.

The Jackson County State's Attorney says 22-year-old Dayshawn Holmes received a six and-a-half year prison sentence for Unlawful Possession of Weapons by a Felon.

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Carbondale Police have identified the person killed in a shooting incident earlier this week.

Officers say he is 25-year-old Cordell Johnson of Cairo.

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A Carbondale man has been sentenced to two years in prison after pleading guilty to possessing a firearm as a previously convicted felon.

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A Carbondale man has been sentenced after pleading guilty to a weapons possession charge.

The Jackson County State's Attorney says 24-year-old Nanshon Gibbs received a two-year sentence for Unlawful Possession of Weapons by a Felon.

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The City of Carbondale Police Department is seeking the public’s help in identifying suspects involved in retail thefts at both Walgreen’s locations in Carbondale.  

Officers say the suspects stole merchandise from Walgreen’s on West Main Street on December 2nd at 4:00 p.m. and the following day at 4:15 p.m. at the Walgreen’s on South Wall Street.  

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A Carbondale man has been sentenced to prison after he pleaded guilty to the charge of Unlawful Use of Weapons.

The Jackson County State's Attorney says 22-year-old Quinn Payne-Brandon received a one-year sentence.

Carbondale Police are searching for two suspects wanted for invading a home Wednesday evening.

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A Cape Girardeau man has been arrested on charges of Concealing or Aiding a Fugitive related to the death of Keon Cooper in Carbondale earlier this month.

Carbondale Police say 30-year-old Thomas Durrell Evans, Jr. is currently in the Cape Girardeau County Jail awaiting extradition to southern Illinois.

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A Centralia man is in the Jackson County jail charged with residential burglary.

Carbondale Police say officers responded to a residence on South Maple Street around 9 p.m. Wednesday.

With the holidays approaching scams tend to pop up more frequently.

Scams can happen anytime, anywhere and any place.

They come in many forms like an email, a text message, phone calls, even door to door.

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A Wichita, Kansas man has been sentenced to nine years in an Illinois prison for charges related to the 2016 shooting of Carbondale Police Officer Trey Harris.

The Jackson County State's Attorney says 28-year-old Matthew Manley pleaded guilty to Conspiracy to Possess with the Intent to Deliver more than five thousand grams of a substance containing cannabis.

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Carbondale Police are searching for a suspect in a weekend shooting incident.

Officers say 38-year-old Antonio Watson of Carbondale got into an altercation along with two other men in the 600 block of West Main Street shortly before dawn on Sunday.

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A jury has found a Carbondale man guilty in a shooting incident earlier this year.

The Jackson County State's Attorney says 28-year-old Jody Pullen faces a potential sentence of 31 to 55 years in prison.

A 5-year-old girl was shot in Carbondale Monday morning.

Police say at around 11:26 a.m., officers responded to the 400 block of East Chestnut Street in reference to shots fired.

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