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Peoria Police investigate second Wednesday stabbing

PEORIA (WEEK) – Two stabbings have been reported Wednesday in the River City.

The first one occurred around 3:30 p.m. in the vicinity of South Shelley and West Antoinette streets.

The victim there sustained serious injuries and was transported to the hospital, according to the Peoria Police Department.

A female has been detained in relation to that incident.

The second stabbing occurred around 7:45 p.m. in the 600 block of West Romeo B Garret Avenue where officers responded to a female stabbed in the arm.

Injuries are not life-threatening.

It is unknown if the two incidents are related.

The investigation is ongoing.


This story will be updated.

Jason Howell

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