Peoria Don't Shoot call-in http://peoriapublicradio.org en Peoria's first homicide of 2014 highlights gun violence http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/peorias-first-homicide-2014-highlights-gun-violence <p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: 'Courier New'; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 2;">The Peoria Police made arrests within an hour after of the first homicide of the year. Peoria Public Radio’s Tanya </span>Koonce<span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: 'Courier New'; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 2;"> reports marijuana and cash were found at the apartment where the victim was shot. </span></p><div></div><p></p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 03:23:15 +0000 Tanya Koonce 18560 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Peoria's first homicide of 2014 highlights gun violence Youth in jail after Don't Shoot message http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/youth-jail-after-dont-shoot-message <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">One of the 22 men in Wednesday’s Don’t Shoot call-in meeting is already in jail. 17-year-old </span>Martell<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Perkins, a self-identified gang member, allegedly fired a gun while riding in a car hours after hearing the anti-violence message.&nbsp;</span></div><p> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 23:23:08 +0000 Tanya Koonce 14263 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Youth in jail after Don't Shoot message