Gunshot victim found in Port Arthur

Gunshot victim found in Port Arthur

Police in Port Arthur are investigating the fatal shooting of a 56-year-old man found on the morning of Wednesday, Oct. 24 in the 2900 block of 25th Street with a gunshot wound to his torso area.

According to a press release from the Port Arthur Police Department (PAPD), the victim was transported to St. Elizabeth hospital from the scene for emergency medical treatment; however, he did not survive his injuries.

PAPD’s Crime Scene Unit was summoned to process and photograph the scene for evidence. PAPD’s Criminal Investigations Division is investigating the incident. 

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