CARBONDALE – Another arrest has been made in connection with a home invasion and shooting that took place earlier this month in Carbondale.
The investigation revealed the victim was an acquaintance of the three suspects. Detectives identified one of the suspects as 18-year-old Kerwin J.C. Watson, Jr. of Carbondale. A warrant for home invasion was issued for Watson, who later turned himself in to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office.
According to Carbondale Police, around 9:30 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 8, officers responded to the 500 block of South University Avenue regarding a victim with a gunshot wound to their leg. The other three suspects, Tyreiq L. Buchanan, Jason L. Wooley and Darius D. Nelson were arrested and charged with related offenses Nov. 12.
Carbondale Police will continue to investigate the incident. Anyone with information should contact Carbondale Police at 457-3200.