One stabbed, one shot in Peoria

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PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) — Two people were assaulted Sunday night in Peoria.

The Peoria Police Department report they found a victim with a stab wound to the neck just before 7:30 p.m.in the 300 block of NE Jefferson. The victim was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Shortly after, police found another victim in the 700 block of E Kansas Street just before 8:30 p.m. According to police, the male victim had a gunshot wound to the abdomen, but is not believed to be life-threatening.

It is unknown at this time if these two incidents are related.

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