More than 8 shots fired, one injured at PA apartments

Published 4:45 pm Wednesday, December 14, 2016

A 21-year-old man received non-life threatening injuries after a person fired about eight shots in what police believe is a retaliatory shooting Tuesday night.

Port Arthur Police were called to Louis Manor Apartments, 1300 Joe Louis, around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday about shots fired. Officers found the 21-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound inside the apartment complex, according to a press release from the Port Arthur Police Department. The man was brought to St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont for treatment.

Police believe the shooting is related to a Sunday night shooting at the complex that left a man with a gunshot wound to the leg.

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The victim, who was not cooperating with police, was sent to St. Elizabeth Hospital for treatment of the non-life threatening injuries.