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Posted on: September 1, 2023

[ARCHIVED] 9/1/23 Homicide/Aggravated Battery W/Firearm

(PEORIA, IL) Thursday, August 31, 2023, at approximately 9:06 a.m. Peoria Police responded to the 2100 block of W. Antoinette on a Shot Spotter alert of 25 rounds fired.
When officers arrived, they located two adult male victims with apparent gunshot wounds. One of the males was unresponsive. The second male was in serious condition. Both victims were immediately transported to a local hospital. The first victim was pronounced deceased at the hospital. The cause and manner of death will be released by the Peoria County Coroner.
Members of the Peoria Police Department’s Special Investigations Division (SID), Criminal Investigations Division (CID), Crime Scene Unit (CSU), Neighborhood Services Unit (NSU), and Patrol Unit responded to the scene and initiated an investigation.
This incident is under investigation. There is currently 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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