On Friday, October 14, 2016 at 1:04 am. Beaumont Police Officers responded to a disturbance involving an assault in the 4000 block of Dowlen. An off-duty Beaumont Police Officer was on scene during the disturbance at which time shots were fired and a male subject was deceased on scene.

Detectives are currently interviewing witnesses at this time and the incident is being investigated in conjunction with the Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office.

The Beaumont Police Department is asking for any additional witnesses to please contact our detective division at 409-880-3830.