UPDATE: Ninth and tenth juvenile, students, arrested in connection with Aug. 26 fight at Peoria Stadium

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Published: Sep. 2, 2022 at 10:40 AM CDT|Updated: Sep. 2, 2022 at 5:13 PM CDT
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UPDATE: 5:09 P.M. - Peoria Police spokesperson Semone Roth says a 10th juvenile, a 16-year-old male student of Peoria Public Schools, has been arrested for mob action.

He was transported to the juvenile detention center.

More arrests are expected, Roth said.

PEORIA (25 News Now) - Peoria Police say a ninth person has been arrested in connection with the August 26 fight at Peoria Stadium that caused fans to flee their seats.

Police spokesperson Semone Roth says a 16-year-old boy was arrested Thursday for mob action.

That boy was identified as a student in Peoria Public Schools.

Roth says more arrests are expected.