(PEORIA, IL) Sunday, June 11, 2023, at approximately 3:45 a.m. Officers responded to the 500 block of Main Street on a large crowd and multiple fights. While officers were dispersing the crowd, numerous shots were fired in the 600 block of Hamilton Blvd. Officers then responded to that area and located a crime scene, but no victims were located at that time.
short time later two individuals with gunshot wounds arrived at a local hospital by private vehicle. An adult male and an adult female both sustained non-life-threatening gunshot wounds.
This incident is under investigation.
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.
**All suspects and arrestees are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. **