Carbondale Police Investigate Shots Fired Near Park

Carbondale, Ill – Carbondale Police are investigating a report of shots fired near Attucks Park during a kids’ flag football game.

Police say the shots were fired around 6:10 p.m. Tuesday. The suspect is described as a black male, standing 6-foot-1, 240 pounds and he’s in his mid-to-late 20s.

Multiple rounds were fired and the suspect then fled the scene. Police say they aren’t sure if multiple suspects were involved.

No injuries were reported. Contact Carbondale Police at (618) 457-3200 if you have any information.