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Posted on: October 2, 2023

[ARCHIVED] 10/2/23 Shot Spotter/UUW

(PEORIA, IL) Saturday, September 30, 2023, at approximately 5:21 a.m. Peoria Police responded to the 1300 block of W. John H. Gwynn Jr. Avenue on a Shot Spotter alert of one round fired.
When officers arrived, they observed an adult male running away from the area where the shot was fired.
After a brief foot chase officers apprehended the subject identified as 33-year-old Etrrec Lee Walker and took him into custody.
During a search of Walker’s flight path, officers located a discarded handgun.
Walker was arrested for Aggravated Unlawful Use of a Weapon, Reckless Discharge of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of a Weapon by a Felon, Possession of a Firearm without a Valid FOID Card, and Resisting Police.
Walker was transported to the Peoria County Jail.
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.
**All suspects and arrestees are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. **

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