On March 18, 2019, Beaumont Police Detectives arrested Joshua Barlow, a 29 year old Beaumont resident (pictured below in orange) in connection with the March 17, 2019 homicide of Quincy Davis at the Bar 23 Social Lounge located at 5750 South M.L.K. On March 21, 2019, Detectives arrested Jaylan Thomas, a 21 year old Beaumont resident (pictured below in blue) in connection with the homicide as well. Both men were charged with Murder and are being held at the Jefferson County Jail each with a $500,000 bond.
**Original Press Release**
On Sunday, March 17, 2019 at about 3:40 a.m., Beaumont Police responded to Bar 23 Social Lounge, located at 5750 South M.L.K. in reference to a victim of a shooting. Officers arrived on scene and located one deceased victim, identified as 36 year old, Quincy Davis, in the parking lot of the club. A short time later, information was received that two additional victims arrived at a local hospital suffering from gun shot wounds as a result of the shooting. One victim is listed in critical condition, while the other is listed as stable.
Detectives are still investigating and BPD is encouraging anyone who witnessed the incident to please come forward to give a statement. Anyone with information can contact BPD by calling 409-832-1234 or submitting a tip to Southeast Texas Crime Stoppers.