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Man Killed in Early Saturday Shooting in Carbondale Identified

CARBONDALE – Carbondale Police responded to the 800 block of East Grand Avenue in reference to a death investigation around 1:30 Saturday morning.

The officers found a male with a gunshot wound inside an apartment. Illinois State Police Sunday identified the victim as 26-year-old Robert Delmore Jr. of Carbondale.

There are no known threats to the public at this time.   

The Carbondale Police Department requested assistance from the Illinois State Police to lead this open and ongoing investigation. No further information will be provided at this time.   

Anyone with information about this incident should contact Carbondale Police at 618-549-2121 or Illinois State Police Zone 7 Investigations at 618-542-2171.