Shooting in Port Arthur
Police in Port Arthur are currently investigating a shooting that occurred on Sunday, Oct. 13, at approximately 11 p.m. at the Louis Manor Apartment located at 1300 Joe Louis Ave.
According to a PAPD news release, officers responded to a call regarding a shooting victim and discovered that a 21-year-old Port Arthur man had been shot in relation to an altercation at the apartments. Police report the suspect fled the scene after the shooting but was later apprehended in Orange County.
The victim was taken to St. Elizabeth's Hospital in Beaumont for treatment and is in stable condition, police report. PAPD is still investigating the incident, and police are withholding the name of the suspect.