Beaumont Police Department

Suspects, one wielding a machete, robbed a woman on I-10 in Beaumont the same night a local convenience store was robbed at gunpoint, reports Beaumont Police Department (BPD) Officer Haley Morrow.

According to Morrow, at 10:55 p.m., officers responded to the first of two aggravated robberies reported on Sept. 18. In that incident, the victim stated that a suspect brandishing a machete demanded her property. She said she had been accosted by two males in a white SUV.

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Jacorry Jamard Green

After releasing the pictures and names of three persons of interest in the recent robberies in Beaumont, officers with the Beaumont Police Department (BPD) took a suspect into custody, Saturday, Sept. 15.

According to a press release from BPD, on Friday, September 14, following a series of robberies in the Beaumont area, BPD detectives obtained an aggravated robbery arrest warrant for 18-year-old Jacorry Jamard Green and arrested him the next day.

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Camera footage of the three suspects

A victim was shot in an aggravated robbery was committed the night of Saturday, August 25 at a1480 IH-10 E (Valero). Officers were on scene within 3 minutes of receiving the call of a robbery in progress, however the suspects had already fled the area on foot. According to a press release from BPD, preliminary investigation revealed that three black male suspects approached an employee in the parking lot of the business and forced him back inside the store at gunpoint. Once inside the store one of the suspects jumped the front counter and demanded money from the clerk.

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Photo by Jennifer Johnson

Beaumont Police Department is looking for three suspects in a robbery of an Exxpress mart located at 4095 in the morning of Thursday, Aug. 23. 

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Derrick Dwayne Henry, Greyson Deandre Leday, Jameldryn Jerome Wilridge

Jameldryn Wilridge, one of three suspects in an aggravated robbery committed on Aug. 17, was apprehended Tuesday Aug. 21. 

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Police investigating a shooting Aug. 19 discovered there had been two victims, one who had been shot and another who had been kidnapped but later escaped the alleged gunmen’s grasp, reports Sgt. Cody Guedry of the Beaumont Police Department.

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Beaumont police investigating a call reporting “shots fired” at a local residence discovered the scene of a shooting over the weekend, reports Beaumont Police Department (BPD) Sgt. Cody Guedry.

Guedry stated that officers responding to the call located the crime scene in the 5300 block of Dewberry at close to 11:30 p.m. Aug. 18. Both the suspected shooter and the victim had left prior to officers’ arrival. Officers were notified a short time later that the victim had just arrived to St. Elizabeth hospital and was suffering from gunshot wounds to the chest area.

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The Beaumont Police Department (BPD) has arrested a 25-year-old Beaumont man for theft related to a LetGo app fraud scam that has plagued several Southeast Texans, Officer Haley Morrow announced Aug. 16.

Jeremy Deshawn Harris is suspected of committing over 12 theft crimes using the popular LetGo app, commonly used for buying and selling used items. Harris targeted victims who were trying to sell electronics on the app, telling his marks he was a Beaumont police officer, presumably in order to gain their trust.

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Olivia Goodman is escorted to Jefferson County Jail

Olivia Goodman, a 37-year-old Beaumont woman was arrested and transported to Jefferson County Jail after a witness identified her for the shooting of a 39-year-old Beaumont man Friday, Aug. 10. 

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Police in Beaumont arrested a man who they say stabbed one person and choked his pregnant wife at a local motel in the early morning hours of Aug. 6.

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