Peoria man jailed in shaken baby case

Zachary Yeo
Zachary Yeo(25 News/Heart of Illinois ABC)
Published: Nov. 15, 2021 at 5:00 PM CST
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PEORIA (25 News) - A baby was in critical condition Monday after it was violently shaken in Peoria.

A man was arrested Friday for the abuse and is being held in the Peoria County Jail on $500,000 bail.

Police said Zachary Yeo, 23, of Peoria faces charges of aggravated battery and aggravated domestic battery.

Police would not confirm Yeo’s relationship with the baby, nor did they reveal the child’s gender.

Investigators did say no one else was injured, and that the abuse happened Friday morning.

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