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Suspects in custody for apparent home invasion

Peoria Police confirm two suspects are in custody.

PEORIA - Two suspects are in custody after a Peoria woman says they broke into her home, pistol whipped her, and demanded money.

It happened around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Aspen Bluff Apartments. The victim says she had just gotten home and was opening her door, when the two men put guns to her head. She says when she told the suspects she didn't have any money, they ransacked her home. 

Inside the home, the victim says one of them men attempted to tie her up, but she broke free and called her brother without them knowing. Her brother was on the line while she tried to negotiate with the suspects. 

When the victim's phone rang, the suspects tied her up and reportedly threatened to kill her. She says they both pistol whipped her multiple times before leaving. 

Police caught the suspects, Anthony Dye and Bryson Tracy, outside the apartment building and arrested them. Dye faces charges of home invasion, unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon, possession of a firearm without a valid FOID card, unlawful restraint, and resisting or obstructing an officer. Tracy faces charges of home invasion, possession of a firearm without a valid FOID card, carrying or possessing a firearm, and resisting or obstructing an officer. 


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