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Shooting victim dies, warrant issued

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Dion Lenoire

BEAUMONT — A Beaumont woman who was shot Saturday has died from her injuries and a warrant has been issued for a suspect.

Pamela Thibodeaux, 37, was found shot shortly after 9 p.m. at a home in the 1300 block of Church Street in Beaumont. She was brought to a local hospital in critical condition and later died, Beaumont police said.

Beaumont police detectives obtained an aggravated assault arrest warrant for Dion Lenoire, 36, of Beaumont. The charge will be upgraded to murder.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Lenoire is asked to call Beaumont police at 409-832-1234 or Southeast Texas Crime Stoppers at 409-833-TIPS (8477).

You can also submit a tip to Crime Stoppers by downloading the P3 Tips App on your smartphone.