Adult male facing life-threatening injuries after Thursday Peoria shooting

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PEORIA, Ill. — An adult male is being treated for life-threatening injuries after being shot in the neck just before 4 p.m. Thursday at the 400 block of E Arcadia Ave.

Peoria Police Public Information officer Amy Dotson said the victim also received other gunshot-related wounds. The PPD was called to the scene at 3:58 p.m.

There is no word on a suspect at this time, Dotson said. Seven rounds were fired.

PPD officers are canvassing the neighborhood.

The Peoria Police Department said a man is injured in a shooting near Arcadia Avenue and Peoria Street in Peoria. Police were called to the scene at 3:58 p.m. on a shot spotter alert of seven rounds.

This story will be updated.

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