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Man arrested after shooting on the Strip

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CARBONDALE, Ill. -- A DeSoto man faces charges for firing a gun on the Strip in Carbondale, leading to a car crash.

Carbondale Police say Brett Jones, 22, of DeSoto fired several shots in the direction of a car in the 500 block of South Illinois Avenue just after 2:00 a.m. as the bars closed. Police say someone from the vehicle also shot back, but nobody was hurt.

Two other vehicles were involved in a traffic crash as a result of the original vehicle's actions. Luckily, nobody was injured in the crash.

Anyone with information about this incident can call the Carbondale Police Department at (618) 457-3200.

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