Carbondale police searching for two suspects in early morning shooting



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By Staff report, Campus Desk

Carbondale Police are searching for two suspects in connection to an early morning shooting, according to the Southern Illinoisan.

At 12:25 a.m. Carbondale Police officers responded to a call of a gunshot victim at an apartment complex in the 800 block of East Grand Avenue, according to the Southern Illinoisan.

The victim sustained a non-life threatening gunshot wound was taken to Memorial Hospital of Carbondale. The victim’s name has not been released at the time of this writing.



The suspects were described as two black males in their early 20’s, according to WPSD Local 6 news. One was wearing a grey hoodie and khaki pants. The other was wearing a black hoodie and jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Carbondale Police Department at 618-457-3200 or Crime Stopper at 549-COPS (2677).