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Updated May 26, 2016 at 11:26 AM

PEORIA — A triple shooting at an underage drinking party was related to a drug debt, Peoria County Sheriff Michael McCoy said on Wednesday.

Updated May 13, 2016 at 2:31 PM

Tazewell County and Pekin, its largest city, have been smudged for more than a decade by a perception based on reality. In the realm of illegal drugs, meth rules here.

Updated May 10, 2016 at 9:09 PM

PEORIA — A Pekin-based investigation has produced federal meth conspiracy charges against a Creve Coeur man and two Fulton County residents.

Updated May 5, 2016 at 9:06 PM

A third person was charged Thursday with taking part in a meth-making operation in a Pekin motel room last month.

Updated May 2, 2016 at 5:59 PM

A man who spent about 30 years in prison for violent crimes admitted Monday to battering and choking his wife shortly after his release.

Updated Apr 28, 2016 at 5:00 PM

Stolen trucks, guns trackedReport of break-in at Marshall County farmlinked to earlier theftBy Gary L. Smith

Updated Apr 28, 2016 at 12:18 PM

MORTON — A suspected burglar being pursued on westbound Interstate 74 by Morton police Thursday morning collided with a police vehicle and sent it...

Updated Apr 22, 2016 at 6:04 PM

Brandon Lee, of Pekin, solemnly promised his prosecutor Friday that he will go nowhere near the ex-girlfriend he beat and kicked after crashing his way into her home.

Updated Apr 21, 2016 at 8:41 PM

PEORIA — The man convicted more than 45 years ago of killing a Peoria County Sheriff's deputy wants a special prosecutor to reopen his case and examine new facts which he  believes will prove his innocence.

Updated Apr 19, 2016 at 11:57 PM

EAST PEORIA — A 32-year-old man died Monday night at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria after he was stabbed at an East Peoria home.

Updated Apr 19, 2016 at 7:36 PM

Officials have identified the Pekin Hospital physician whose death Monday remained under police investigation.

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