CARBONDALE – Carbondale Police are investigating a weekend homicide.
According to Carbondale Police, one person died from gunshot wounds at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale following life saving efforts by Jackson County Ambulance Service.
Police said at 1:30 Sunday morning, officers were conducting foot patrols in the area of the 200 block of West College Street monitoring crowds when a disturbance broke out. Several shots were fired and the officers responded to the area.
The victim’s name is not being released at this time until family members are notified. The investigation is active and ongoing.
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Carbondale Police Department at (618) 549-2121.