Man arrested on weapons, traffic offenses
PEORIA (25 News Now) - Peoria Police say a man was arrested on multiple weapons and traffic offenses after allegedly fleeing from an attempted traffic stop.
Spokesperson Semone Roth says 25-year-old Deandre D. Deal was arrested for aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, no FOID, resisting police, obstructing justice and multiple traffic offenses.
Thursday at around 10:07 p.m., police attempted to stop a vehicle at Lincoln and Jefferson for a traffic violation.
The driver fled and drove into a parked car in the 1000 block of West George.
Roth says no one was injured.
Deal fled from the vehicle on foot, but was apprehended shortly thereafter.
Roth says a firearm was located near the driver’s seat during a search.
Deal was transported to the Peoria County Jail.
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