Port Arthur man shot in foot


The victim was reportedly sitting in his car under a bridge when an assailant drove up and shot at him.

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Port Arthur Police responded Sunday to a call in reference to a man who was shot in the foot under Taylor’s Bayou Bridge. 

The victim reported that he was sitting in his vehicle when another vehicle drove toward him, according to a news release. That’s when someone from the car started shooting in the victim’s direction. 

The suspect vehicle fled the scene and the victim was transported to a local hospital where he was treated for his non-life-threatening injuries.