PAnews.com, Port Arthur, Texas

September 21, 2013

PA man shot during aggravated assault


The Port Arthur News

PORT ARTHUR — A 43-year-old Port Arthur man was shot during an assault early Saturday morning.

Port Arthur Police responded to a report of a shooting at about 2:07 a.m. Sept. 21 in the 600 block of Rev. Ransom Howard Street. They learned the victim has sustained a gunshot wound but the injury did not appear to be life threatening, according to a press release from Port Arthur Police Department.

The victim was transported to Christus Hospital-St. Elizabeth in Beaumont for treatment.