Aggravated assault in Port Arthur
Port Arthur Police took four men into custody as suspects in an aggravated assault in the 1300 block of Delaware Drive Saturday night, August 17.
According to a news release from PAPD, officers were dispatched to Delaware Drive at approximately 9:35 p.m. in reference to an assault victim. Upon arrival at the scene, officers located the male victim who had sustained "several injuries," police reported. Witnesses advised police the man was assaulted by several armed suspects.
Shortly after the incident, police located four suspects they believe were involved in the assault. The four suspects were arrested for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and taken to the Jefferson County Jail. The victim was transported to St. Elizabeth Hospital in Beaumont for treatment.