Victim shot multiple times in Port Arthur assault

Victim shot multiple times in Port Arthur assault

A Port Arthur man was hospitalized after sustaining multiple gunshot wounds during an incident in Port Arthur. Police are still investigating, and no arrests have yet been made. 

According to a news release from the Port Arthur Police Department (PAPD), officers were dispatched to 4020 Highway 365 in reference to shots fired close to 4 p.m. on June 5. While en route to the scene, officers received information that there was a shooting victim who had suffered several gunshot wounds. He was transported to St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont, where he remained in stable condition at the time of this report.

Police stated that the victim would not cooperate with the investigation, and the suspect is unknown at this time. Detectives from the Criminal Investigations Division are actively investigating the offense and ask that anyone with information regarding the crime call PAPD at (409) 983-8600.

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