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Two people have been arrested after shots were fired outside a Carbondale bar

Suspect Travis Wooley
Carbondale Police
Carbondale Police Department
Travis Wooley

Two Carbondale residents have been arrested in connection with an incident outside a local bar this past weekend.

Police say around 2 a.m. Sunday, officers were in the 200 block of West Main Street monitoring a large crowd at a bar closing when they saw a fight break out.

They observed 36-year-old Travis Wooley armed with a firearm.

While officers were taking Wooley into custody after a brief foot chase, several shots were fired from the area where the fight originally occurred. Those suspects weren’t located.

Suspect Iesha Carter
Carbondale Police
Carbondale Police Department
Iesha Carter

They arrested Wooley for Aggravated Unlawful Use of a Weapon, Possession of a Weapon by a Felon and Resisting or Obstructing a Peace Officer.


28-year-old Iesha Carter was also arrested for Obstructing Justice and Resisting a Peace Officer after she repeatedly interfered with officers’ attempts to arrest Wooley.

There were no injuries or property damage found as a result of the gunfire.

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