Carbondale police searching for suspect in Aug. 6 shooting | Crime
CARBONDALE, IL (KFVS) - The Carbondale Police Department has an arrest warrant for a 21-year-old man in connection with reports of shots fired on August 6.
According to the police department, they have identified the suspect as Jalen J. Davis, 21. He is described as a black male, 5' 6" and 120 pounds, with tattoos on both forearms. They say he currently has short dread locks.
Police say around 10:41 p.m., they responded to the 200 block of South Lewis Lane for a report of shots fired. During the investigation, a victim was found to be shot. Police say the victim was treated and released at a Carbondale hospital for non-life threatening injuries.
According to police, they do have an arrest warrant for Davis, charging him with aggravated battery with a firearm, aggravated discharge of a firearm and possession of a firearm with no FOID.
Anyone with information on his whereabouts is encouraged to contact the police department at 618-457-3200 or Crime Stoppers at 618-549-COPS. Anonymous tips may also be made by selecting the "Crime Stoppers" tab on the main page of the police department website.
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