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Posted on: February 23, 2023

[ARCHIVED] 2/23/23 Motor Vehicle Theft

(PEORIA, IL) Thursday, February 23, 2023, at approximately 12:29 a.m. Patrol officers located 3 stolen vehicles driving at a high rate of speed in the area of Wiswall and Laramie. 
A short time later, officers located one of the vehicles unoccupied, but still running and slowly rolling in the street. The vehicle came to a complete stop after lightly hitting a utility police at Marquette and Westmoreland. No damage or injuries were reported.
During the course of the investigation, officers located another one of the stolen vehicles in the 2100 block of W. Marquette. The vehicle was also unoccupied. The third stolen vehicle was not located.
This incident is under investigation. There is no suspect information.
If you have any information regarding 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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