Curfew extended in Pekin due to storm damage

By WEEK Producer

Curfew extended in Pekin due to storm damage

November 17, 2013 Updated Nov 19, 2013 at 1:06 PM CDT

PEKIN, Ill. -- Due to the extensive tornado damage to homes, the city of Pekin Police is extending a curfew for the city Tuesday from 9 pm to 6 am.

Authorities say the area will include areas north of Sheridan road to Velde Dr. Vehicles will be allowed to drive Rt 29 as well as parkway, but no vehicle or foot traffic will be allowed during these times.

There will be a heavy police presence in these areas as well.

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