UPDATED: (3:01 p.m.) Peoria police have made no arrests regarding a double shooting early Monday that left two injured.

According to Semone Roth of the Peoria Police Department, at about 1:10 a.m., an alert from the ShotSpotter gunfire detection system showed that 15 rounds were fired on Southwest Jefferson Avenue, about a block of where it intersects with West Garden Street.

When officers arrived, they found two men with gunshot wounds. They were taken to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Their conditions on Monday afternoon weren’t known.

This story will be updated when more information is available.


PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) — Two men were taken to an area hospital early Monday morning after being shot in South Peoria, according to police.

Around 1:15 a.m. Peoria Police officers responded to reports of two people shot on the 2900 block of Southwest Jefferson Avenue. Once they arrived, they found the two victims, both of whom had suffered non life-threatening injuries, according to Semone Roth, a police spokeswoman.

No arrests have been made and the matter remains under investigation, Roth said.

We will continue to update you as the story develops.