Carbondale registered sexual predator arrested in public park


Web Editor - Ryan Burkett

CARBONDALE, Ill. - Carbondale Police arrested a registered sexual predator after he was located near a group of youth during a July 4 celebration.

The Carbondale Police Department says 28-year-old Donald Jackson was arrested after he was "located in close proximity to a group of youth" during the citywide celebration at the Carbondale Superblock, which is a public park.

Donald Jackson was taken to the Jackson County Jail.