Teen injured in Peoria shooting, police seek suspect

A teenager has been hospitalized in critical condition following a shooting incident near the Harrison Homes public housing complex Thursday night, officials are currently seeking information to locate a possible suspect, according to Peoria Police Department.

Peoria police responded to the 2600 block of West Montana Street at about 6:50 p.m. on a ShotSpotter alert indicating about five rounds being fired in the area. Arriving officers located a teen suffering from gunshot wounds to the arm. The unidentified teen was transported to an area hospital for treatments. He is expected to survive. Multiple shell casings were located across streets close to the scene.

According to investigators, a building in the area was also struck by gunfire, visible bullet holes were seen at the rear side of the residence. No additional information was immediately made available. No words on any possible suspect.

All rights reserved. This material, and other digital content on this website, may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in whole or in part without prior express written permission from InsideEko Communications.

Share post:


More like this

Death, Randy Steven Warmington passed away at the age of 65

Randy Steven Warmington passed away on the 15th of...

Large fire at Griffith Observatory Park in Los Angeles today

Tuesday afternoon, a BRUSH fire broke out near an...

Fire guts garbage truck on Liberty Bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania today

Law enforcement agencies, two fire truck and about a...

Large fire near Mesa Drive and Southern Avenue in Mesa today

Crews are on the scene of a a large...