Family members, friends mourn Peoria shooting victim – Peoria Journal Star

PEORIA (WEEK) — Peoria County Coroner Jamie Harwood has identified the man killed in a shooting in Peoria’s East Bluff neighborhood on Thursday night.

Eddie J. Wren, 42, of Sheridan Road in Peoria, was shot around 6:48 PM Thursday in the area of Wisconsin and Nebraska.

He was taken to OSF St. Francis Medical Center with life-threatening injuries but was pronounced dead in the trauma room at 7:15 PM.

Harwood says Wren was shot one time in the neck, and, due to the “extensive wound,” he likely died instantly.

Peoria, IL (HOI) – The Peoria County Coroner has identified the man fatally shot Thursday night at 42-year-old Eddie J, Wren. Wren was shot in the neck near the area of Wisconsin and Nebraska is Peoria’s East Bluff neighborhood just before 7pm on Thursday evening.

Coroner Jamie Harwood reports that autopsy findings demonstrate that Wren was shot one time in the neck, and due to the extensive wound, likely died instantly.

Posted in Peoria