The Port Arthur News
PORT ARTHUR —
A man is dead following am early morning shooting in Port Arthur.
Eric Darnell Noel, 29, of Port Arthur was found with a gunshot wound at around 1:13 a.m. in the 800 block of Ninth Street after the Port Arthur Police Department received a call about a “man down.”
The man was brought to St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont where he later died. PAPD detectives are continuing the investigation but a suspect has not been identified as of Friday morning.
Justice of the Peace Nacny Beaulieu, Jefferson County Precint 1 Place 2, is conducting an inquest into the death and has ordered an autopsy.