CARBONDALE (WQRL) – A Carbondale man is facing charges stemming from a motor vehicle theft Sunday night in Carbondale.
According to Carbondale Police, , 29-year-old Domonique J. Smith was charge with Motor Vehicle Theft, Unlawful Use of a Weapon, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by Felon, and No Valid Driver’s License.
Police said officers stopped a stolen vehicle in the 700 block of East College Street at 6:10 p.m. and arrested the driver, learning Smith does not have a valid driver’s license.
During the course of the investigation, officers located a loaded firearm inside the vehicle.
Smith was lodged in the Jackson County Jail.
Anyone with further information about the incident should contact Carbondale Police at 618-549-2121.