Beaumont Planning and Community Development Director Chris Boone says Unity Fiber is currently installing fiber-optic cable along Delaware Street in Beaumont. Though the installation may be slowing down traffic for drivers now, information from Spectrum and other internet service providers…
A 35-year-old Port Arthur man was pronounced dead at a local hospital after suffering multiple gunshot wounds in the 4500 block of Sunken Court.  PAPD officers responded to the area in reference to a shooting, according to a news release, and found the man unresponsive with gunshot wounds to his…
Sunday, Jan. 19, two Nederland residents were arrested after a search warrant yielded approximately $19,000 worth of suspected meth, among other illegal narcotics and stolen property, according to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office. Detectives arrested Keri Collen Beck, 43, and her boyfriend,…
The Port Arthur Police Department responded to a call regarding a robbery at Fuel Depot on Gulfway Drive on Wednesday, Jan. 15, at about 11:45 p.m. Investigators obtained video of the incident that shows a man in black track pants with white vertical stripes, with a black jacket, white gloves, dark…
In the pre-dawn hours of Sunday, Jan. 19, Port Arthur police officers were called to the 5100 block of Highway 69 in reference to a major traffic accident where a vehicle struck a pedestrian. On arrival, officers found that a black female pedestrian had been struck by a vehicle. The pedestrian…
Around 8 a.m. Jan. 16, officers including the PAPD SWAT team served a narcotics search warrant at a residence on Lisa Lane, according to a news release, yielding approximately 50 lbs of marijuana, an “AR-style” firearm and a .45-caliber pistol.  A 26-year-old man and a 23-year-old woman were found…
Jan. 14, PAPD investigators arrested a 22-year-old man in Beaumont wanted in connection to a murder that occurred at Avery Trace Apartments in Port Arthur Nov. 18, 2019.  A joint effort from PAPD, U.S. Marshals and Jefferson County warrant officers resulted in the arrest of Kylan Deion Bazile, who…