Family burglarized, shot at Christmas morning

By WEEK Producer

December 25, 2012 Updated Dec 26, 2012 at 5:38 PM CDT

PEORIA, Ill. -- One family in the East Bluff returned home to gun-fire Christmas morning, only later to find out that their home had also been burglarized

At approximately 6:30 a.m., residents returned to their home at 700 East Gift Street in Peoria.

They saw a man at the side of their house who proceeded to fire shots in their direction.

The shots struck the resident's vehicle, and they drove away.

The family contacted police who later entered the home and found it was burglarized.

A description of the suspect was not available. If you have information about this crime, contact Crimestoppers at 673-9000.

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