Port Arthur Police identify 71-year-old killed in gunfire Tuesday

Published 8:18 pm Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Port Arthur Police Department responded to 1649 Maple Avenue in reference to a shooting victim at 5 p.m. Tuesday.

Officers arrived at this location and found a male victim, 71, deceased inside the residence.

Initial investigation revealed the victim sustained a fatal gunshot wound.

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This shooting is under investigation by the Criminal Investigation Division of the Port Arthur Police Department.

Officer Brian Jordon identified the victim as Russell Vernon Reado.

According to Jordon, the victim lived at the home where he was discovered.