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December 7, 2012

Woman's body found on Pleasure Island

PORT ARTHUR — The body of a woman was discovered on Pleasure Island Friday, according to Port Arthur Police Chief Raymond Clark.

The body was found by a fisherman about three feet from the bank at approximately 11:30 a.m. off North Levee Road on Pleasure Island.

The woman appears to be in her mid-20s with a thin build. She was wearing jeans, a hoodie, jewelry and had several tattoos, Clark said.

The cause of death is unknown at this time but an autopsy has been ordered.

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