Second suspect arrested after shooting that injured three

By Staff Report, News Desk

A second suspect has been arrested for the shooting that took place on Sept. 14 near the Eurma Hayes Center that injured three, according to a release by the Carbondale Police.

The first suspect arrested in reference to the shooting was a 17 year-old and was apprehended on Sept. 16.

Jamal Q. Humes, 35, of Carbondale was arrested on Sept. 22 on a warrant for charges of Aggravated Unlawful Use of Weapons by a Felon, Aggravated Battery with a Firearm, Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm and Possession of a Firearm without a FOID, according to the release. Officers took Humes to the Jackson County Jail.

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“All of the shooting victims, to include Humes, received treatment and have been released,” the release said. “Investigators determined a dispute amongst acquaintances led to the shooting incident.”

The investigation is still active. Anyone with information about this shooting is encouraged to contact the Carbondale Police Department at (618) 457-3200.

This story is developing and will be updated as more information becomes available.

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