Carbondale Police Investigate Friday Shooting

Carbondale Police Investigate Friday Shooting

CARBONDALE – Carbondale Police continue to investigate a shooting that allegedly took place Friday evening in the 500 block of South Graham Street.

Officers went to that area around 5:40 p.m. in reference to a report of a shooting victim.

Officers learned the victim confronted the suspect about trespassing on the property. The suspect fired several times at the victim before fleeing from the area on foot. The victim received a non-life threatening injury and was taken to the Memorial Hospital of Carbondale for treatment.  

During the course of the investigation, officers identified the suspect as a 14-year-old juvenile male from Carbondale. The Jackson County State’s Attorney’s Office is handling the case for prosecution.  

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