Carbondale Man Arrested on Home Invasion Charges

Carbondale – A Carbondale man is behind bars after an alleged home invasion that happened Friday night. According to a release from the Carbondale Police Department, officers were called to a home on the 2400 block of South Illinois Ave after a man, identified as Devante Gates, had entered the residence after an argument with an acquaintance over personal property. Gates and one of the home’s residents began to fight when another resident stopped the fight by pulling out a handgun. Officers arrested Gates on home invasion charges and he is being held in the Jackson County Jail. An investigation into the incident is ongoing.