Carbondale police searching for Saturday shooting suspect

By Daily Egyptian campus desk

Carbondale police are searching for the suspect in a Saturday shooting that left one victim with a non-life threatening gunshot wound to his hand. 

Police have issued a warrant for James Algee Moore, 31, of Carbondale, on aggravated battery with a firearm and unlawful use of a weapon. Police responded to the 600 block of North Carico Street in Carbondale for a report of shots fired about 9:30 p.m. Saturday.

During their investigation, officers identified Moore, who police say is armed and dangerous, as the suspect. 


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Carbondale police are asking anyone with information about the incident or Moore’s whereabouts to contact the department at 618-457-3200 extension 0.

The Daily Egyptian’s campus desk can be reached at 618-536-3325.