Vigil for Beaumont man shot, killed outside nightclub

Vigil for Beaumont man shot, killed outside nightclub on College Street

The family and friends of a man shot and killed outside a night club held a vigil to remember him Sunday afternoon.

People gathered in the 1300 block of Edwin, and released balloons.


According to Beaumont police, on Saturday around 2 am, officers responded to 3684 College St. Suite B in reference to a disturbance at Club Rumba.

Witnesses told officers a fight broke out inside the club and continued in the parking lot. Multiple subjects retrieved firearms and began shooting at each other.

Five people suffered gunshot wounds. One victim, Ronald Livings, a 27-year-old man, was transported to Baptist Hospital by private auto and died from his injuries.

One 26-year-old man was transported to Christus St. Elizabeth and taken to surgery. The other victims were treated and released with non- life threatening injuries.

The investigation is still in the early stages. Detectives are still taking statements and are trying to locate witness that left the scene without speaking with officers.

If you have information about this investigation and did not speak with officers, call 409-880-3865.

If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Southeast Texas Crime Stoppers at 409-833-TIPS. You can submit tips with your cell phone by downloading the P3 TIPS App. ALL tips are anonymous and could be eligible for a cash reward.

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