Beaumont Police are investigating a shooting that injured one man after multiple people fired shots at each other following an argument that began on social media.
Officers initially responded to several calls reporting shots being fired near Kristin and Julie Lanes just before 3 p.m. Friday according to a release from the Beaumont Police Department.
Police discovered that "known associates" had been involved in a dispute on social media which led to a fight at a home in the 7700 block of Julie Lane according to the release.
During the fight multiple people exchanged gunfire though when police arrived no one in the area had been hit by gunfire the release said.
Not long after police began investigating the shooting a gun shot victim transported by a private vehicle showed up at the Medical Center of Southeast Texas in Port Arthur the release said.
Police believe that the gunshot victim was involved in the shooting on Julie Lane.
Detectives are continuing to interview witnesses as they continue their investigation.