Arrest Warrant Issued For Carbondale Man

(CARBONDALE, IL) — An arrest warrant has been issued for a Carbondale man for allegedly shooting at another man around 6:30 Wednesday night in the 400 block of East Chestnut Street. Carbondale Police say 22-year-old Malik L. Wright was armed with a handgun and was arguing with another person who is believed to be an adult male acquaintance of the suspect. As Wright began to leave, he entered the passenger side of a black vehicle that drove away. At that time, Wright fired several rounds at the man who fled on foot from the area. He has not been identified at this time, but is believed to be injured. Wright’s arrest warrant charged him with aggravated discharge of a firearm and aggravated unlawful use of weapons. His bond has been set at $150,000. Police say Wright has not been found and should be considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information should contact Carbondale Police at 457-3200.