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PAPD: Attempted murder suspect being sought locally

A man wanted for attempted murder may be hiding in Port Arthur, authorities said.

The Port Arthur Police Department is asking for the public’s help locating Eren Jacory Wilson (aka “Stank”), who has an outstanding attempted murder warrant out of Opelousas, La.

Police said Wilson is a person of interest in numerous crimes in Port Arthur and surrounding areas, adding the suspect is known to spend time in Port Arthur, Orange and the Houston area.

Police describe Wilson as a black male with light to medium skin tone, 5’ 09” tall and weighs approximately 150 pounds.

Those with information on Wilson’s whereabouts, call the Criminal Investigation Division at 409-983-8624 or 409-983-8600 after business hours.

PAPD is being assisted by U.S. Marshals, who can contact them at 409-839-2581.

Crime Stoppers of SETX can be reached at 409-833-TIPS (8477). You won’t be asked your name and may be eligible for a cash reward. Make an anonymous tip by downloading the P3 Tips app on a smartphone.