Man hospitalized following Monday afternoon shooting

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Published: Aug. 1, 2022 at 8:38 PM CDT
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PEORIA (Heart of Illinois ABC) - Peoria Police say a man was hospitalized after a Monday afternoon shooting.

Police said they were called about 3:05 p.m. to the 800 block of South Wiswall Court after a ShotSpotter alert indicated 10 rounds were fired there.

Police learned a man with a gunshot wound had been taken by a private vehicle to a local hospital. In a news release, police said the victim is expected to survive.

Police officers at the scene were aided by the department’s Criminal Investigations Division, Special Investigations Division, Neighborhood Services Unit, and Crime Scene Unit.

Police on Monday evening had no suspect information.

Police are asking for the public’s help to solve the case. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Beck at 309-494-8480. Anonymous tips are accepted on the department’s Tip411 app. The Crime Stoppers organization also accepts anonymous tips at 309-673-9000.

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