Carbondale Man Arrested in Indiana in Connection to Sunday Shooting

Carbondale Man Arrested in Indiana in Connection to Sunday Shooting

CARBONDALE – Antonio Watson, wanted by police in Carbondale in connection to a shooting last weekend, has been arrested in Indiana.

According to a release from the Carbondale Police Department, Watson was arrested yesterday evening in Evansville. He awaits extradition to Illinois on charges of unlawful use of weapons by a felon in connection to a shooting on the 600 block of W. Main Street last Sunday that left one hospitalized.

The United States Marshall Service and Evansville Police Department assisted the Carbondale P.D. in apprehending Watson. The investigation into the shooting is ongoing.