PA woman assaulted by estranged husband

PA woman assaulted by estranged husband

On Oct. 13, at 2:56 p.m., officers responded to Christus St. Mary Outpatient Center in Port Arthur in reference to an assault victim.

When they arrived, officers discovered a 34-year-old female had been assaulted by her estranged husband. The victim sustained serious injuries, however they were not life-threatening. 

Officers were able to locate the suspect, a 37-year-old male from Port Arthur and he was taken into custody. The suspect was transported to the Jefferson County Correctional Facility, where

he was charged with aggravated assaulted family violence. 

This incident is currently under investigation by the Port Arthur Police Department Criminal Investigations Division.