LASALLE COUNTY, Ill. (WMBD) — A man has been cleared as a person of interest in the investigation of the death of Illinois State University (ISU) graduate student Jelani Day.
On Thursday, Sept. 23, Peru Police Department posted a video on their Facebook page looking to identify a man seen in the video.
In a press release Wednesday, LaSalle County Sheriff Adam Diss confirmed the man has been located, interviewed, and cleared as both a suspect and a person of interest in the case.
Diss said the man was “in the area pursuant to his employment.”
At this time, the investigation into Day’s disappearance continues.