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2 men arrested following death of homeless man

Published: Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013 6:30 a.m. CST

PEORIA (AP) — Peoria police say two men are in custody for the stabbing death of a homeless man.

The (Peoria) Journal-Star reports (http://bit.ly/18Wpiad ) 22-year-old Dylan A. Propst's body was found Wednesday in the crawl space of a vacant home.

Peoria County Coroner Johnna Ingersoll says Propst was likely stabbed to death on Tuesday night. An autopsy is scheduled for Thursday.

Investigators say they've arrested two men in connection with Propst's death.

The death is being investigated as a homicide.

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