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Port Arthur Police Department
News Release
Saturday, January 27, 2018

Date: 01/27/2018

Time: 12:25 pm

Location: 1600 9th Street

Incident: Aggravated Assault

Port Arthur, Texas, January 27, 2018 - On the above date and time officers from the Port Arthur Police Department responded to a shooting at 1600 9th St. Officers located a male victim with a gunshot wound in the 800 block of Stilwell Blvd. During the investigation officers learned the victim went to the house at 1600 9th St. where he was confronted by two male subjects. One of the subjects produced a handgun and fired a single shot at the victim. The victim was struck in the upper thigh area. Both suspects entered a black passenger car and left the area. The victim stumbled away and was found by officers at the Stilwell Ave location. The victim was transported to St. Elizabeth Hospital for treatment. The victim was treated and released from the hospital shortly thereafter. The victim was uncooperative with Port Arthur Police Department investigators.

Port Arthur Police Department will continue to investigate this incident.

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