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Posted on: June 24, 2019

West Trewyn Street Homicide

(Peoria, IL) - Sunday, June 23, 2019, at approximately 10:41 pm, Peoria Police responded to the 2700 block of West Trewyn regarding a Shotspotter alert of multiple rounds fired. Moments later, a second Shotspotter alert was received indicating additional ...

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Posted on: June 13, 2019

Frye Street Homicide

On Wednesday, June 12th, 2019, at 4:04pm, the Peoria Police Department, Peoria Fire Department, and Advanced Medical Transport were called to 711 E. Frye on a male who had been shot in the driveway. 

On arrival, the 16-year-old male victim was dis...

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Posted on: June 11, 2019

Motorcycle Fatality

Peoria, IL -- On June 8th, 2019, at approximately 11:56 a.m., local police and EMS responded to a motorcycle accident at County Highway Route 6 at 270 East Road, Mineral Township, in Bureau County. 

Reports state that there was a group of friends ...

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Posted on: June 11, 2019

Peoria County Board Member Death

On Tuesday, June 11, 2019, the Peoria County Coroner's Office was called to OSF Saint Francis Medical Center's Emergency Department on the death of a 58-year-old male.

The male, Dr. Gregory Adamson, a member of the Peoria County Board since December 2016, ...

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Posted on: June 10, 2019

Drowning Death

On Friday, June 7, 2019, at 5:09 pm, the Peoria Police Department was called to Seven Oaks Apartment Complex, 4010 N. Brandywine Dr., Peoria, on a missing five-year-old boy.

A short time after police arrived, an officer from the Peoria Police Department di...

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Posted on: June 10, 2019

Peoria County Motor Vehicle Death

On Saturday, June 8th, 2019, at 11:28am, the Peoria County Sheriff’s office, Logon-Trivoli Fire Department, and OSF Life Flight Helicopter were called to the 21,000 block of West Farmington Road near the intersection of Stone School Road for a t...

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Posted on: May 28, 2019

Recent Drug Overdose Deaths

Monday, May 28, 2019, at approximately 0820am, Peoria Heights Police Department responded to the 3000 block of N. Farber on a male who had been found deceased in the back of a van.  The van was not his; it belonged to the resident of the home. &a...

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