Texas man charged with firing gun in Carbondale
CARBONDALE, IL —
A Texas man was arrested in Carbondale early Sunday morning.
The Carbondale Police Department says around 3:24 a.m., officers were called to the 400 block of East Hester Street on reports on shots fired.
Officers say they learned a man was armed with a handgun in the 400 block of East Mill Street and that multiple shots had been fired.
36-year-old Timothy Walker of Sugarland, Texas, was arrested and charged with unlawful use of a weapon and reckless discharge of a firearm.
He was taken to the Jackson County Jail.
An investigation is ongoing.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Carbondale Police Department at (618) 457-3200.