A Port Arthur teen who was on life support following a shooting over the weekend has died.

The 17-year-old boy was shot in the upper body and found in a yard in the 1000 block of Liberty Avenue on Saturday afternoon.

The teen was conscious when he was found according to a witness.

Port Arthur Police were dispatched to the shooting just after 2 p.m. according to a release from the police department.

The teen was transported to Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital.