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…
Just before midnight Jan. 15, PAPD officers responded to the Fuel Depot on Gulfway Drive in reference to an aggravated robbery, according to a news release. A male suspect allegedly entered the business with a gun and demanded money from the clerk. During the robbery, the suspect fired a single…
Four Houston men have been arrested on federal violations in the Eastern District of Texas announced. U.S. Attorney Joseph D. Brown on Jan. 15. David Nathan Taylor, 28, Prentis Leewood Delaney, 29, Coray Quan Brown, 32, and Jamarius Early Jones, 21, appeared in federal court in Beaumont for…
BPD detectives arrested a 30-year-old Beaumont man  Jan. 10, in connection to an earlier robbery where a group of masked men entered a home and shot a father in front of his two kids. The gunshot wound left the homeowner paralized, according to police.  Antonio Monte Jones was one of multiple…
A leak was reported on Monday, Jan. 13, at the TPC Group Port Neches Operations. The facility began the de-inventory process last week to further secure the site and safely transfer all remaining materials. Based on successful mechanical integrity inspections of tanks and equipment, the company…
The city of Orange's fire department responded to a house fire at about 10:30 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 12. Firefighters arrived at a 1702 16th St. alley and found an abandoned home fully engulfed in flames. The Orange Fire Department began extinguishing the fire and were able to get the flames under…