On Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 2:20 p.m., Officers with BPD’s Special Assignment Unit were conducting an operation on suspects involved in multiple Auto Burglaries in which several firearms were stolen. SAU Officers located the suspects and conducted a traffic stop near Wooten and Landis. Two stolen firearms were located in the vehicle during the traffic stop. Further investigation led Officers to multiple locations in Beaumont where additional weapons were recovered. A total of 7 weapons were seized, 4 of which had been reported stolen.

The following suspects (all Beaumont residents) were arrested for Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity:
18 year old Charles Compton (white male picture below in black shirt with facial hair)
17 year old Lejoun Chatman (black male pictured below in black shirt)
18 year old Ashlynn Lewing (white female picture below)
18 year old Elajh Delahoussaye (black male pictured below in blue shirt)
18 year old Kade Shackelford  (white male picture below in orange shirt)