Peoria man robbed at gunpoint in own home

By WEEK Reporter

Peoria man robbed at gunpoint in own home

December 27, 2012 Updated Dec 27, 2012 at 8:52 PM CDT

PEORIA, Ill -- Peoria Police are investigating a home invasion at 1700 N. Missouri Avenue that happened around 2:00 a.m. December 26.

According to a police report, two men were asleep when one of them heard a noise from another room.

Before the man could get out of bed to go into the other room, a black male suspect put a handgun to his head demanding money.

The suspect took a wallet off a nightstand and fled on foot.

No serious injuries were reported.

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