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UPDATE: One dead in Peoria stabbing

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Potential stabbing at Park View Estates Potential stabbing at Park View Estates

UPDATE: 8:40 p.m.  According to Peoria Police, Officers responded to a call at Parkview Estates on 2401 North Gale Ave. The call stated there was a man behind the building with apparent stab wounds. 

Upon arrival officer located the male victim, 29 years-old, on the ground behind building H. The victim suffered serious, life threatening injuries, and was treated by Peoria Fire Department and AMT prior to being transported to OSF.  Shortly after arriving at the hospital the victim succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at the hospital.  

There is a suspect in custody who was taken from the scene.

The incident is currently under investigation. If you have any other information about the incident, please call Peoria Police Department at (309) 673-4521.

UPDATED: 8:01 P.M.

Peoria Police on the Scene near N. Gale Ave.  Police say a stabbing has occurred at the Parkview Estates.

Victim was transported to OSF, and has passed away at approx. 6:14 p.m.

He has not yet been identified 

Police believe that it happened on the back patio of one of the apartments in building 'H.' The victim found at the bottom of a hill.  

Currently a suspect has been taken into custody.  We will continue to update as we get information is released.

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