Peoria Teen Charged In City's Latest Shooting

Published 07/09 2014 07:02PM

Updated 07/09 2014 07:05PM

Davonta Kemp (Peoria County Jail)
Davonta Kemp (Peoria County Jail)

A Peoria teenager, arrested in connection with the city's latest shooting, was charged Wednesday. 18 year old Davonta Kemp is now facing aggravated battery and aggravated unlawful use of a weapon charge. Kemp was arrested shortly after a man was shot in the hip in the 700 block of West Russell not far from Main Street Monday night. According to court records, Kemp is currently on probation for two felony cases from last year, possessing a stolen vehicle and burglary. Kemp's bond was set at 300 thousand dollars.

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