(PEORIA, IL) Thursday, August 31, 2023, at approximately 10:20 a.m. Peoria Police responded to a residence in the 800 block of S. Helen on a call of shots fired and someone shot.
When officers arrived, they located an adult male down inside the residence with apparent gunshot wounds. The victim was pronounced deceased on the scene.
cause and manner of death will be released by the Peoria County Coroner.
Members of the Peoria Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division (CID), Special Investigations Division (SID) Neighborhood Services Unit (NSU) Crime Scene Unit (CSU), and Patrol Unit responded to the scene and initiated an investigation. Members of the Peoria County Sheriff’s Department also responded to the scene to assist with this investigation.
There is currently no suspect information. This incident is under investigation.