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Posted on: March 6, 2023

[ARCHIVED] 3/6/23 Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm

(PEORIA, IL) Sunday, March 5, 2023, at approximately 9:11 p.m. Peoria Police were dispatched to the 2700 block of N. Indiana on a Shot Spotter alert of 4 rounds fired.
While enroute to the scene, officers were rerouted to the 700 block of E. Seneca on a call of a house being struck by gunfire. No one was injured.
When officers arrived, they observed a vehicle leaving the area where the Shot Spotter occurred. As officers attempted to stop the vehicle, the driver fled the area at a high rate of speed. Police followed the vehicle, but a short time later terminated the pursuit. 
During the course of the investigation, officers located the wrecked vehicle unoccupied near Corrington and Linn.
Officers conducted a search of the area for the suspect but were unsuccessful.
This incident is under investigation. Currently, there is no suspect information.
If you have any information regarding this incident or any violent crimes, please contact the Peoria Police Department at (309) 673-4521, tip411 (anonymously), or Crime Stoppers (anonymously) at (309) 673-9000.

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