assault

A Beaumont man who reportedly entered a local residence and assaulted the occupant with a knife was behind bars on charges of aggravated assault following a Dec. 29 incident, reports the Beaumont Police Department (BPD).

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Beaumont Police Department (BPD) detectives are investigating an incident that left a young woman who was leaving a local bar with a gunshot wound, reports Officer Carol Riley. 

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Police responded to a call from a man with an apparent knife wound who had allegedly been cut during an altercation with a woman in the 1600 block of Georgia Street in Orange on Dec. 8, Orange Police Department (OPD) Capt. Robert Enmon reports. 

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Police in Vidor responding to a call reporting a sexual assault at a residence there arrested three individuals on warrants and drug-related charges, and discovered multiple concealed marijuana plants growing inside the house, reports the Vidor Police Department (VPD).

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A Port Arthur man was assaulted with a club at Louis Manor Apartments on Tuesday, Nov. 15 around 10:50 p.m., Port Arthur Police reports.

Port Arthur Police officers responded to call from St. Mary's Hospital about an assault victim being treated in the emergency room. The victim, a 31 year old Port Arthur man, reported that he was assaulted by the suspect with a club at Louis Manor Apartments, 1300 Joe Louis Avenue.

During the assault, the victim sustained injuries which included a broken or fractured arm.

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Two teachers trying to break up a fight between two 10-year-olds at Mauriceville Elementary School in Orange were assaulted by one of the students involved in the altercation, reports the Orange County Sheriff’s Office (OCSO).

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A suspect attempted to steal a bike at a gas station in Port Arthur but suffered head injuries.

Port Arthur police officers received a 911 call about an assault in progress at the CITGO station on 1200 Gulfway Drive on Thursday, Nov. 3 at 12:13 a.m. They discovered an injured man in the parking lot, who had attempted to steal the bicycle.

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Police in Beaumont are investigating a weekend shooting incident that left two local men injured, reports the Beaumont Police Department (BPD).

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After refusing to cooperate with a police investigation into alleged spousal abuse a few weeks ago, a woman in Orange was once again in a local emergency room June 20 seeking treatment for new injuries reportedly inflicted by her husband.

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Mary Hastings

The Beaumont Independent School District Board of Managers voted to support terminating Ozen High School teacher Mary Hastings on Tuesday, April 19, after a student-produced video surfaced that showed the educator hitting another student during classroom instruction. The video began circulating April 8, and it didn’t take long for the footage to go viral, ending up on media outlets throughout the nation. The same day, Hastings was removed from the classroom and subsequently arrested.

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