WATCH: State’s attorney Jodi Hoos and PPD hold press conference regarding arrest and charge of Robert Ely

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PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) — The Peoria County State’s Attorney Jodi Hoos will join members of the Peoria Police Department to hold a press conference Thursday.

According to a press release, the conference is in regard to the arrest and charge of Robert Ely.

Ely was arrested Wednesday on a first-degree murder charge.

He is the suspect in the murder of Dr. William H. Marshall, who was stabbed to death in his home in January.

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