Police look for suspect in MLK shooting

Eric Busby

Two victims of gunshot wounds were transported to a local hospital after Beaumont Police officers responded to a report of a shooting on S. Martin Luther King Parkway on the night of Tuesday, April 1. Officers located two victims, a male and female inside a apartment bleeding from gunshot wounds they had sustained. Both victims were transported to a local hospital and are listed in critical condition.

Sgt. Cody Guedry reported that through the investigation detectives were able to identify the suspect as Eric Deshaune Busby Jr. age 18, from Beaumont. Beaumont Police are asking for help in locating this suspect and you can help by contacting us at (409) 832-1234 or Crime Stoppers of Southeast Texas at (409)833-TIPS (8477). Busby currently has two aggravated assault warrants as this investigation continues.