Carbondale Police Investigating Alleged Stabbing Near Campus

Carbondale – Carbondale Police are investigating a stabbing that allegedly took place late last night. According to police reports the incident happened at a residence on the 800 block of West Mill Street near the SIU Campus at around 10:30. Police have not released the name of the victim or the suspect but believe that the two were acquaintances who got into an argument over property before the stabbing took place. The victim was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries. The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact the Carbondale Police at 457-3200 or the anonymous CrimeStoppers Hotline at 549-2677.