Saturday night shooting leaves one dead in South Peoria

A woman is dead after a shooting Saturday night in Peoria.
A woman is dead after a shooting Saturday night in Peoria.(MGN)
Published: Nov. 20, 2022 at 12:09 AM CST
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PEORIA (25 News Now) - A woman is dead after being shot Saturday night in South Peoria.

In a statement, Police Spokeswoman Semone Roth says Police were called to the 2800 block of West Montana around 8:30 PM Saturday, on a 911 call reporting a burglary in progress, and shots fired.

When officers arrived, they found a woman inside a home with apparent gunshot wounds. The woman was taken to the hospital with critical injuries, and later died.

Roth says the cause and manner of death will be released by the Peoria County Coroner.

There is currently no suspect information at this time.

This is the city of Peoria’s 24th homicide of the year.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Roberto Vasquez at 309-494-8369, Peoria Police at 309-673-4521, tip 411, or Crimestoppers at 309-673-9000.