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Peoria police seek help in identifying men in relation to latest homicide

August 12, 2015

PEORIA — The Peoria police are asking for help in identifying two men in relation to the slaying of a 34-year-old Peoria man.

Donny L. Richardson died early Monday after being struck by gunfire apparently as he was a passenger in a car leaving the parking lot of Club Envy, 1412 SW Jefferson Ave. Police responded to the club about 2:20 a.m. on a ShotSpotter alert.

The officers were flagged down in the 1400 block of Southwest Adams Street, where Richardson was located. He was taken to OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead a half-hour later.

According to a news release from the police, initial information gathered at the scene indicated the suspect fired multiple rounds at a vehicle leaving the parking lot of Club Envy.

Journal Star