On Sunday, January 31, 2021 at 2:13 a.m., Beaumont Police responded to the Exstasy Hookah Bar, located at 2550 IH-10 East in reference to the victim of a shooting. Upon arrival, Officers discovered the victim suffering from several gunshot wounds.
Investigation revealed that the victim got into an altercation with the suspect in the parking lot. At this time, the suspect produced a gun and fired several rounds striking the victim. The victim was transported to St. Elizabeth hospital where he was treated for his injuries.
The suspect fled the scene in what was described as a newer model dark colored possibly Ford dually. The suspect vehicle struck several vehicles in the parking lot while fleeing and should have fresh damage to the back of the vehicle. The suspect was described as a b/m, stocky build last seen wearing a red shirt and light-colored pants. The investigation is still on-going.
Beaumont Police are asking the public for any information in regards to this shooting. Please call Beaumont Police Department at 409-832-1234. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Southeast Texas Crime Stoppers at 409-833-TIPS or download the P3 TIPS app and submit your tip with your smartphone or tablet. All tips are anonymous and you could receive a cash reward for your information.