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Recent Crime News
Monday Feb 8 | via Magic 95.1
According to the Franklin Co. Sheriff's Department, 53-year old Brian Long was found after having been stabbed in the back. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 2 | via KFVS12
The City of Carbondale Police Department is reporting that two men have been arrested after allegedly firing shots at each other on Tuesday, Feb. 2. Officers said they responded reports of to two adults who were allegedly fighting near South Wall Street and East Cindy. Callers reported hearing multiple gunshots. Comment?
Wednesday Jan 27 | via Magic 95.1
According to Carbondale Police, 19-year old Kiondre Fitzgerald was arrested after a complaint was received alleging that Fitzgerald pointed a gun at another person. Officers stopped Fitzgerald in his vehicle, where he was found to be in possession of a handgun, when he began to flee from officers on foot. Comment?
Thursday Jan 21 | via KFVS12
Violence against firefighters, paramedics and emergency medical technicians has sparked nationwide debates over whether those workers should be allowed to carry firearms to emergency calls. An Arkansas firefighter called to a report of a person having a seizure was shot and killed on Jan. 22, according to the Associated Press. Comment?
Tuesday Jan 19 | via The Daily Gazette
Derrick Dawon Burns, 23, was sentenced Tuesday afternoon in federal court after admitting to sending a series of threatening letters to students, employees and campus police in 2012 and 2013 that invoked terrorism, bombs, rape, beheadings and al-Qaida while boasting of committing multiple murders in which students' bodies were buried in mass graves or dumped in a campus lake. The FBI was also an intended recipient. Comment?
Thursday Jan 14 | via Magic 95.1
The decision was made Wednesday following safety reports stating that the hoverboards spontaneously combust while charging or during regular use. According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, there were reports of 22 fires in 17 states that lead up to 70 emergency room visits. Comment?
Wednesday Jan 13 | via Magic 95.1
A shooting suspect in Pulaski County has been released from custody on Monday in order to comply with speedy trial provisions of the IL State Code. with attempted first degree murder of a police officer with a firearm in connection with the shooting of Mounds Police Officer Lyle Womack, and is charged as an adult. Comment?
Jan 12, 2016 | via Magic 95.1
Gov. Bruce Rauner says he will outline a plan to get Illinois out from under court-ordered spending that's plunging the state further into debt during a seven-month budget stalemate. The Senate begins its Continue Reading>> A Franklin Co. Comment?
Jan 12, 2016 | via Magic 95.1
Both pleaded guilty to aggravated robbery charges after police say Blaisdell met with the robbery victim at a motel where Jackson displayed a gun and demanded the victim's wallet. A Carbondale man and woman were sentenced to prison time after pleading guilty to robbery. Comment?
Jan 11, 2016 | via KFVS12
Police officers at SIU said they have arrested Tyler Fauke, 23, of Carbondale, in connection with several graffiti cases on campus. Comment?
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