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11-year-old arrested in Peoria for vehicle theft

PEORIA, IL – On Tuesday morning Peoria police received a complaint that a vehicle was allegedly stolen and that the suspect was just 11-years-old.  Around 8 AM they were called to the 1900 block of Indiana Avenue where they began searching for the individual. A short time later, officers ...Read more

Tri-DENT makes drug, firearm arrests in Streator

  STREATOR – Last week the Tri-County Drug Enforcement Narcotics Team took three individuals into custody in Streator after an investigation into narcotics activity. Authorities say a search warrant for a residence in the 600 block of Elizabeth Street in Streator found more than 15 ...Read more

Houses, vehicles struck by gunfire in Ottawa

  OTTAWA – The Ottawa Police Department are investigating gunfire that erupted in the city overnight last Friday. They say around 10 PM they were called to the area near East Superior Street and Gulon Street for the report of gunfire. After an investigation, they found two homes and a ...Read more