UPDATE: Beaumont police are looking for a person of interest after a man was found bloodied and severely injured Friday morning.
Around 10:30 a.m. Friday, police got a call from a person saying there was a deceased person in the 1700 block of Leight Street. When police arrived, they found that the man was still alive, but had severe injuries. The man said he had been attacked by someone with a crowbar, but could not say much more due to his injuries. He was taken to CHRISTUS Southeast Texas St. Elizabeth. On Friday afternoon police said he was in stable condition.
Following an initial investigation, police identified a person of interest in the attack. Officers as of 3:45 p.m. Friday are looking for Robert Devon Hinson, 42, of Beaumont.