UPDATE: Police investigating shooting report at Port Arthur apartment complex

Published 4:46 pm Wednesday, March 1, 2023

Investigators with the Port Arthur Police Department are working the scene at Louis Manor Apartments after responding to a report of a shooting.

Police Chief Tim Duriso said the department received a call regarding shots fired near the time they also received a call about a gunshot victim arriving at a nearby hospital.

A victim was initially listed in critical condition, he said.

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Duriso said arriving officers secured the scene and located evidence.

Police said one vehicle was hit with gunfire, and investigators believe an Envoy is the suspect vehicle.

Community members discussed a victim potentially being shot in the head and the need for life flight response.