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Bloomington man identified as victim of Peoria killing


Police at the scene of a homicide late Monday night at Ann and Greenlawn
Police at the scene of a homicide late Monday night at Ann and Greenlawn(25 News/Heart of Illinois ABC)
Published: Nov. 9, 2021 at 4:10 PM CST
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PEORIA (25 NEWS) - Peoria County Coroner Jamie Harwood identified the victim of a fatal shooting late Monday night as a 35-year old man from Bloomington.

Harwood said Adrian Kendrell Murphy was found lying on the street at West Ann and South Greenlawn in Peoria.

Police were called there after a Shot Spotter alert indicated 12 rounds were fired in the area.

Harwood said Murphy, whose last known address was Walnut Street in Bloomington, suffered multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead just after 11:15 p.m. Monday at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

Peoria Police are continuing their investigation. There have been no arrests.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 309-673-4521. The Crime Stoppers organization accepts anonymous tips at 309-673-9000/

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