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Posted on: May 24, 2021

Aggravated Battery

On 05-21-21 at 10:34 a.m., City of Carbondale Police Department officers responded to the 1300 block of East Main Street regarding reports of a stabbing.  Officers located a white male adult, later identified as Chad Berry, 36 years of age, of Carbondale, with a non-life threatening injury.  Officers learned that Berry had gotten into a mutual fight with a black male adult, Monte Graham, 59 years of age, of Carbondale. During the fight Graham stabbed Berry one time. Graham and Berry were each arrested for Aggravated Battery and incarcerated. Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the police department at 618-457-3200 or Crime Stoppers at 618-549-COPS.