The Beaumont Police Department released a statement today at 2:21 p.m. with information regarding the city's latest homicide victim, Robbie Rae Allen.
The death of Allen, a 72-year-old white female, is officially a homicide.
Allen's family is making service arrangements at Turning Point Church, 3600 N. Main in Vidor, and asked that members of the media allow them this time to grieve privately and handle necessary arrangements.
The Beaumont Police Department is not releasing the cause of death at this time. This information and details are crucial to the investigation and the department has asked the media to refrain from releasing that information.
— Officer Carol Riley