Warrant Issued for Man Involved in Fatal Carbondale Shooting

Warrant Issued for Man Involved in Fatal Carbondale Shooting

CARBONDALE – Carbondale Police are asking for help in finding Olando Sheron, who’s connected to a fatal shooting that took place in Carbondale just over a year ago.

According to a release from the Carbondale Police Department, officers were called to Hangar 9 Bar Nov. 3 last year in reference to shots  fired in the area. When they arrived, they found a man with multiple gunshot wounds, later identified as Keon Cooper of Carbondale. Cooper succumbed to his injuries at the scene.

It was determined that Thomas Evans Jr., Tyren Johnson and Olando Sheron were involved in the shooting. Evans Jr. and Johnson have since been apprehended, but Sheron remains on the run with a nationwide homicide warrant out for his arrest.

Police said he has connections throughout southern Illinois as well as St. Louis, Chicago, southeast Missouri, Michigan and Mississippi. Anyone with information regarding Sheron’s whereabouts is asked to contact their local law enforcement agency.

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