Peoria Police arrest adult trying to break into cars and houses

Peoria Police Department
Peoria Police Department(25 News/Heart of Illinois ABC)
Published: Jan. 13, 2022 at 2:48 PM CST|Updated: Jan. 13, 2022 at 2:52 PM CST
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PEORIA (25 NEWS) - Peoria Police officers have a person in custody in connection to an early morning incident.

Police say around 3:30 Thursday morning officers responded to the area of W. Stonegate and Wyss for a report of someone attempting to break into cars and houses.

Officers found the adult suspect hiding behind a residence and took the person into custody without incident.

During the arrest police found possible stolen property inside a backpack the suspect was carrying.

The adult suspect was arrested for Obstructing/Resisting a peace officer and Burglary to a Motor Vehicle.

If you have any information regarding any crimes, please contact Peoria Police at (309) 673- 4521, tip411 (anonymous), or Crime Stoppers anonymously at (309) 673-9000.

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