Officers responded to Memorial Hospital of Carbondale around 5:50 p.m. regarding a report of a victim who arrived at the hospital with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound.
The victim reported walking near the intersection of North Pierce Street and East Burke Street and heard shots being fired somewhere in the area. The victim reported being struck by the gunfire and ran to the hospital for treatment. The victim did not indicate if they were an intended target or not. No other injuries or damage to property was reported as a result of the incident. There is not any suspect information to release at this time.
Anyone with information about this incident should contact Carbondale Police at 457-3200 or Crime Stoppers at 549-COPS.