Last night at 3:58 a.m. Beaumont Police Officers responded to the 900 block of Doucette in reference to a victim of a shooting. When officers arrived they located the victim near the front porch of a residence with multiple gunshot wounds to his body. The victim was pronounced deceased on scene and the investigation continues. Detectives are interviewing witnesses and ask the public if they have any information to contact the Beaumont Police Department at 409-880-3830 or Crime Stoppers of Southeast Texas at 409-833-TIPS(8477).
The victim was identified as Guiberteaux, James III, age 47 from Beaumont.