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Police searching for suspect in Carbondale homicide

Carbondale police are investigating the homicide of a 20-year-old man. Carbondale police are investigating the homicide of a 20-year-old man.
Police confirmed that they do have a suspect in the shooting investigation. Police confirmed that they do have a suspect in the shooting investigation.
Police first investigated after Stanley was being treated at a local hospital for a gunshot wound early Saturday morning in Carbondale. Police first investigated after Stanley was being treated at a local hospital for a gunshot wound early Saturday morning in Carbondale.
CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) -

Carbondale police are investigating the homicide of a 20-year-old man.

Carbondale Deputy Chief Stan Reno says an arrest warrant has been issued for Kely Arbuckle.

Arbuckle has been charged with first-degree murder and is currently on the loose. Officials consider him to be armed and dangerous.

Reno says Arbuckle was an acquaintance of the victim, Toren Stanley, 20, of Marion. 

Arbuckle's most recent residence is in Murphysboro, but Reno says he is originally from Marion.

According to Chief Jody O'Guinn, at this point police are investigating Stanley's death as a homicide. The shooting occurred at the intersection of East Grand and Giant City Road.

Police first investigated after Stanley was being treated at a local hospital for a gunshot wound early Saturday morning in Carbondale.

Shortly before 3 a.m. Saturday, officers responded to Memorial Hospital of Carbondale on West Jackson Street where Stanley was being treated.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to police at (618) 457-3200 or Crime Stoppers at (618) 549-COPS (2677). Anonymous tips can be made by selecting the "Crime Stoppers" tab at Carbondalepolice.com.

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