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Police investigating two unrelated overnight shootings in Carbondale


The Carbondale Police Department is investigating two unrelated shootings that happened on Friday, April 27 and Saturday, April 28.

At 9:29 p.m., police responded to the 400 block of East Chestnut Street to a gunshot victim.

The victim had suffered possible life-threatening gunshot wounds.

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The victim was transported to a St. Louis area hospital.

At 12:04 a.m. on Saturday, police responded to another report of a gunshot victim at the intersection of East Chestnut Street and North Robert Stalls Ave.

Officers met with the victim, who also had possible life-threatening gunshot wounds.

The victim was also transported to a St. Louis hospital.

According to the release, police say there is no indication that the two shootings are related.

There is no information on a suspect at this time.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Carbondale Police Department at 618-457-3200.

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