Herrin Man Arrested for Involvement in June 3 Carbondale Shooting

Herrin Man Arrested for Involvement in June 3 Carbondale Shooting

CARBONDALE – A Herrin man has been arrested in connection with a shooting that happened June 3 in the 800 block of North Marion Street in Carbondale.

According to Carbondale Police, officers went to the area at 2:50 p.m. in reference to a gunshot victim.  

Detectives applied for and received an arrest warrant for the suspect – 22-year-old Shermarie R. Barnes of Herrin – for Aggravated Battery with a Firearm, Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm and Unlawful Use of a Weapon by a Felon.  

On Friday, investigators with the help of United States Marshals Service, arrested Barnes in Williamson County.  He is lodged in the Jackson County Jail.

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department is assisting Carbondale Police with the on-going investigation.