CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) - Five men face charges after a fight broke out on early Sunday morning in Carbondale.
On Sunday shortly after 3 a.m., police went to the 500 block of South University Avenue to a report of a fight. When officers arrived on the scene, police say the suspects fled, but were captured a short distance away.
During the course of the investigation, officers learned a black male suspect displayed a handgun during a fight involving several individuals and ran southbound down a nearby alley.
The suspects were identified as Jermaine Archer, D'Angelis Chambers, Demarcus Jones, Deaundre Wimberly and Malik Wright.
Jermaine Archer, 19, was charged with possession of a controlled substance and possession with the intent to deliver a controlled substance.
D'Angelis Chambers, 22, Demarcus Jones, 19, Deaundre Wimberly, 20, and Malik Wright, 18, were charged with mob action.
The suspects were taken to the Jackson County Jail. The investigation into the incident is continuing.