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Carbondale police investigating shooting report


The Carbondale Police Department is looking for a man after they received a complaint about shots fired.

According to police, around 6:10 p.m. on Oct. 7, they responded to the 700 block of North Wall Street in reference to a shots fired complaint.

Officers say witnesses saw a man fire a handgun at least three times at an unknown target while standing in the parking lot and then leave the area on foot.

The suspect was described as a black man, in his late 20s, about 6'1" and around 240 pounds.

Police say no injuries were reported and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call the police department at 618-457-3200 or Crime Stoppers at 618-549-COPS (2677). Anonymous tips may also be made be selecting the "Crime Stoppers" tab on the police department website.

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