Late Saturday Night Shooting in Carbondale Leads to One Arrest

Late Saturday Night Shooting in Carbondale Leads to One Arrest

CARBONDALE, IL — A Carbondale man is facing gun-related charges after Carbondale Police responded to the 100 block of North Washington Street in reference to a disturbance late Saturday night.

According to a press release from Carbondale Police, responding officers heard several shots coming from the area as they responded to the scene. During the course of the investigation, officers arrested 29-year-old Charleton J. Patterson for Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm and Unlawful Use of a Weapon by a Felon. There were no reported injuries, but one parked vehicle was struck by at least one bullet. Patterson was lodged in the Jackson County Jail.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Carbondale Police at 457-3200 or Crime Stoppers at 549-COPS.  The investigation into the incident is active and ongoing.