Police investigate possible armored car robbery in Port Acres
PORT ACRES — Port Arthur police responded to a call of shots fired at 8:59 a.m. Wednesday at Market Basket on West Port Arthur Road in Port Acres.
There, they learned an attempt was made to rob the driver of a Rochester Armored Car in front of the grocery store.
Police said at the scene that no shots were fired.
One victim was taken from the scene to a local hospital; no injuries were disclosed but police said they were not life threatening.
Police would not confirm how many suspects they are seeking, nor would they give a description of the suspect or suspects.
Four new police officers will lift Port Arthur Police Department toward its goal of a full staff, Chief Tim Duriso... read more