On Saturday, September 26, 2020, at 2:27 p.m. Beaumont Police responded to the 2400 block of E. Lucas in reference to victim of a shooting. When Officers arrived they located a deceased victim in the residence suffering from gunshots wounds. Witnesses advised that the suspect fled on foot, but was later apprehended in the area of Calder and 10th street. Justice of the Peace Collins responded to the scene and has ordered an autopsy.
The victim has been identified as Kevin Kennebrew, age 49 from Beaumont.
The suspect, Jeremy Demond Tyler, age 42 from Beaumont was apprehended in the area of Calder and 10th Street. Tyler was transported to the Jefferson County Jail where he was booked in for Murder. The investigation still continues.
Jeremy Demond Tyler, age 42