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UPDATE: Peoria Police looking for at least one suspect after standoff


The 1100 block of Sheridan in Peoria.
The 1100 block of Sheridan in Peoria.(25 News/Heart of Illinois ABC)
Published: Dec. 7, 2021 at 4:01 PM CST
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UPDATE 4:38 P.M. - Peoria Police are looking for at least one suspect after entering a home on a search warrant -- finding no one inside.

Police say they were told by someone who managed to get out of the home that there were armed men inside.

Peoria Police Chief Eric Echevarria said police were called to the home earlier this afternoon due to a disturbance.

UPDATE 2:56 P.M. - Peoria Police Public Information Officer Semone Roth is calling this a standoff and said possibly two men are armed in the home where police were called due to a disturbance.

PEORIA (25 NEWS) - The Peoria Police Department says there’s a heavy police presence in the 1100 block of North Sheridan involving an incident of a possible armed subject.

The police department urges people to avoid the area.

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