Forecast more >
Round 2 of isolated showers and thunderstorms dotting the area for lunchtime. These storms should be shortlived. Highs will again reach the lower 90's in most areas. Less coverage of showers as the week progresses. Look for some of the hottest temps to date as we approach the weekend. Mid and upper 90's could be the norm by the weekend.
Attacker hits clerk with shotgun
PORT ARTHUR - Port Arthur Police are searching for an attacker who struck a clerk several times with a shotgun after the employee tried to take away his weapon during an attempted robbery.
Police say a man wearing a ski mask and carrying a long barrel shotgun tried to rob the Family Food Mart, 2735 7th Street, at about 10:15 p.m. Sunday.
The clerk went behind the counter and tried to get money. The clerk attempted to disarm the attacker and the man struck him several times with the shotgun before leaving without any money, according to investigators.
ID technicians checked for prints while police searched for the attacker.