PAnews.com, Port Arthur, Texas

Breaking news

September 19, 2012

PA woman, child victims of burglary

PORT ARTHUR — A woman and her child were the victims of an early morning burglary Wednesday, Sept. 19.

Port Arthur police received a call from the women at approximately 2:59 a.m. stating that she, along with her child, were hiding in a room because someone had broken into their home in the 3600 block of Third Avenue.

As officers approached the victim stated the suspect left the home and that there was a large amount of blood in the areas the intruder had been.

Police located the suspect and took him into custody as he attempted to flee in a nearby vehicle. He was bleeding profusely from injuries received while entering through a broken window in the home. He was identified as a juvenile male and brought to a local hospital for treatment. PAPD’s Crime Scene Unit collected evidence from the scene as well as photographs. Charges for burglary will be pursued within the state’s juvenile justice system.

1
Text Only
Breaking news
Video
Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Palestinians and Israeli Soldiers Clash Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kerry: No Deal Yet on 7-Day Gaza Truce Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow Gaza Residents Mourn Dead Amid Airstrikes Raw: Deadly Tornado Hits Virginia Campground Ohio State Marching Band Chief Fired After Probe Raw: Big Rig Stuck in Illinois Swamp Cumberbatch Brings 'Penguins' to Comic-Con Raw: Air Algerie Crash Site in Mali Power to Be Restored After Wash. Wildfire Crashed Air Algerie Plane Found in Mali Israel Mulls Ceasefire Amid Gaza Offensive
Facebook
Sports Tweets
Photos