Port Arthur Police update cause-of-death investigation following body in water
Published 12:20 am Tuesday, January 25, 2022
Authorities have made a determination on a potential cause of death following the recovery of a dead body Friday morning in Port Arthur.
The cause of death of a man whose body was found in the ship channel is not believed to be foul play, police said.
Authorities were notified of the discovery of a body in the water near Lamar State College Port Arthur at approximately 10:15 a.m. Friday.
The deceased has been identified as a 60-year-old male, and authorities have ruled out a criminal investigation into the matter.