Victim, 39, shot late Sunday in Port Arthur
Port Arthur police said Monday they were investigating a late night Sunday shooting on 15th Street, a residential area near Gulfway Drive and Galveston Avenue.
In an issued statement, police said the lone victim, a 39-year-old man, was shot once to the abdomen. The shooting occurred at 2048 15th St. at 10:19 p.m., police said.
The victim was taken to Southeast Texas Medical Center, then transported to St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont with life-threatening injuries.
Port Arthur Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division is investigating.