BREAKING: Police investigating deadly shooting

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UPDATE: The victim had a gunshot wound around the pelvis, entering on the right side, involving the bilateral ilium bones, iliac arteries and veins. The victim lost large amounts of blood from the gunshot. 

Peoria police are investigating a deadly overnight shooting. It happened on the 800 block of Thrush just after 11 p.m. Thursday.

Police arrived on the scene after getting a shot spotter alert and found a man with a gunshot wound. The Peoria County Coroner has identified the man as 24 year-old Raheem D. Wilson of Peoria.

He was transported to the hospital with life threatening injuries and was later pronounced dead. The Coroner says it is unclear how many times Wilson was shot. An autopsy is scheduled for Friday.

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