Police look for suspect in shooting

By Tyler Emken

Police look for suspect in shooting

July 25, 2013 Updated Jul 25, 2013 at 11:16 AM CDT

PEORIA, Ill. -- Peoria Police are investigating a Wednesday night shooting incident that left one man injured.

Police responded to a residence on the 800 block of S. Greenlawn Ave at 11:45 p.m. A male victim was found with a suspect gunshot wound to the foot. The 21-year-old was transported to OSF Saint Francis Medical Center for treatment.

Officers spoke to a witness, who said he was sitting outside with the victim and another man when they were approached by a suspect wearing all black.

The witness said that the suspect started shooting at the victim, firing six shots total before fleeing eastbound on Antoinette Street.

The witness described the suspect as a black male standing five foot eight inches tall wearing a black bandanna over his face.

Authorities are still investigating the incident.

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