Front door kicked in, PAPD makes arrest Saturday morning
Police said an enraged man kicked in a Port Arthur front door and assaulted the home’s occupant.
Authorities announced an arrest Saturday morning, saying the altercation took place at 5:39 a.m. Saturday.
According to the Port Arthur Police Department, Deriah Miller, 34, was arrested for burglary of a habitation.
Police said an altercation took place 1112 9th Street, where investigation revealed during the course of a disturbance over money, the suspect kicked in the front door of the residence.
John H. Fontenette of the PAPD said the suspect entered the home and “assaulted the occupant/resident.”
“Officers located the suspect, and he was taken into custody,” Fontenette added.
This incident is still under investigation by the Criminal Investigation Division.
Port Arthur Police Department officers responded to the 1800 block of Rosedale Avenue at approximately 6:06 a.m. Saturday and found... read more