Peoria Heights Police search for assault suspects

By WEEK Producer

Peoria Heights Police search for assault suspects

May 9, 2013 Updated May 9, 2013 at 2:30 PM CDT

PEORIA HEIGHTS, Ill. -- Authorities are searching for two men in connection with an assault in Peoria Heights.

Police were called to a home in the 1100 block of Glen just after 1:30 a.m. Thursday on a report of a fight. Once on the scene, officers located James Smallwood, 30, lying on the floor with apparent blunt force trauma to the head and torso.

The Peoria Heights Police Department is searching for two suspects of interest. The suspects are James T. Gordon, 34, B/M, 5'11" and 180 lbs. and Mike Robberson, 32, B/M, 5'10" and 180 lbs.

Both men are wanted for Aggravated Battery, Armed Violence, Unlawful Use of a Weapon and Home Invasion.

Anyone with information on this incident or the location of either suspect is asked to call the Peoria Heights Police Department at (309) 688-3461.

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