Man found shot in southern Beaumont

Man found shot in southern Beaumont

One man is dead after a shooting in the 900 block of Woodrow Avenue in Beaumont. 

According to police, officers responded early Saturday morning, June 23, to find Daryl Dwayne Fontenot, 30, of Beaumont lying a parking lot with multiple gunshot wounds. 

Beaumont EMS transported Fontenot to St. Elizabeth Hospital where he was later pronounced dead at about 6:47 a.m., according to a press release. 

Police are still investigating the crime and are asking the public to call Crime Stoppers at (409) 833-TIPS. 

“Your information, no matter how seemingly small, may lead to the break that helps us provide answers for the family of this young man,” said BPD Spokesman Sgt. Rob Flores in the press release.  

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