15 suspected Peoria gang members indicted

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Over a dozen suspected Peoria gang members have been indicted in federal court. The U.S. Attorney for the Central District of Illinois has announced charges were filed against 15 people Tuesday morning. 

U.S. Attorney John E. Childress will be joined by other area law enforcement officials to host a news conference at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at One Technology Plaza 211 Fulton St., Suite 400 in Peoria to announce the results of a cooperative investigation by federal, state and local authorities.

Officials from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the Peoria Police Department, DEA and the Peoria County State’s Attorney’s Office will all be in attendance. 

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