Drive-by shooting injures 4-year-old; police on scene
Published 10:33 am Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Port Arthur police Wednesday morning are investigating an early morning shooting in which a 4-year-old child was injured.
In an issued statement, police said dispatchers received a call about a drive-by shooting in the 5600 block of Grant Avenue.
At the location, officers found a 4-year-old child who’d been shot in the lower back. The child had been sleeping in his home when shots were fired.
The child was taken to a Beaumont hospital, police said, and was listed in stable condition.
Investigators remained at the scene.