Mid-morning shooting leaves one injured

Shooting file (MGN)
Shooting file (MGN)(WVVA News)
Published: Aug. 15, 2022 at 10:31 AM CDT
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PEORIA (25 News Now) - Peoria Police say one man is in critical condition after being shot Monday morning.

Police spokeswoman Semone Roth say police were called to the intersection of West John H. Gwynn Junior Avenue and North Sand Street around 9:15 AM Monday, regarding a five-round shotspotter alert.

Once police arrived, they were informed the gunshot victim was en route to a local hospital by private vehicle.

Roth says the man was shot once in the chest, and is in critical condition.

There is no suspect information at this time.

Police are investigating.

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