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As expected heavy rains today especially parts of Jefferson and Orange Counties as deep tropical moisture continues to move north along with upper level disturbances. A break possible tonight before more storms again toward daybreak Sunday. True tropical air in place so some will be heavy once again early Sunday. Some drier air ...
Police investigating shooting that wounds man in buttocks
Officers responded to reports of a shooting around noon Wednesday in the 1100 block of Avenue A in Beaumont.
After arriving at the scene officers detained several people at a residence and a male victim was later located a block away in the 1200 block of Orange Street with a wound to the buttocks, police stated.
The wounded man was transported to St. Elizabeth Hospital by Beaumont EMS and detectives are speaking with witnesses and are currently conducting an investigation.
No names have been released at this time and the victim's condition is currently unknown.