Fatal Shooting in Peoria

By WEEK Reporter

July 15, 2010 Updated Jan 19, 2010 at 11:49 PM CDT

Peoria County Coroner Johnna Ingersoll says the victim - a 38 year old woman - was sitting in a car at Adams and Waynes Streets when she was repeatedly stabbed. The Coroner sait it might be tomorrow before the victim's name could be released. Police are calling it a domestic disturbance. Police found the woman's body on the ground by a car in the street. She was pronounced dead at 6:45 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center. Authorities indicated a person in custody being questioned about what appears to be Peoria's first homicide of 2010.

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