Port Arthur shooting sends man to hospital
Published 5:15 am Wednesday, June 17, 2020
A Tuesday evening shooting in Port Arthur sent a man to the hospital, authorities said.
According to the Port Arthur Police Department, officers responded to 1300 11th Street in reference to a shooting.
Upon arrival officers discovered a male with a gunshot wound to the upper portion of his body.
Officer John H. Fontenette said the victim was taken to CHRISTUS Southeast Texas – St. Elizabeth for treatment.
As of Tuesday evening, no suspect information was provided.
PAPD’s Detective Division is leading the shooting investigation.