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1 man injured in Carbondale shooting, police investigating

CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) -

Police are investigating whether two alleged shootings in Jackson County, Illinois this week are related.

On Wednesday at approximately 7:50 p.m., the Jackson County Sheriffs Office received a report of shots fired near the intersection of Reed Station Rd. and Dillinger Rd. in rural Carbondale.

Deputies found evidence of several gunshots being fired into and from within a home.

A short time later, the Sheriff's Office received a 911 call from a home in rural Murphysboro reporting someone suffering from a gunshot wound.

Deputies and EMS personnel responded to the scene and discovered a 25-year-old male sustained a non-life threatening gunshot wound. 

He was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

The preliminary investigation into these incidents suggests they may be related.

Anyone with information regarding these incidents is urged to contact the .Jackson County Sheriff's Office at (618) 684-2177.

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