BEAUMONT - Beaumont Police officers are investigating a fatal shooting in the 5000 block of Pine Burr Blvd in the north end of Beaumont.
The shooting occurred at approximately 1:00p.m Wednesday. Witnesses told officers that the victim was walking south on Pine Burr when a man approached the victim.
The witnesses heard multiple gun shots and saw the suspect run behind Pine Burr Baptist Church.
The 30-year-old victim of the shooting was transported to the hospital by EMS and died of his injuries, according to police.
The suspect is described by police as being a black male, approximately 20-30 years old, dark complexion, small build, faded afro, white shirt, smokey-grey blue type jean shorts or possibly blue camo type shorts and white tennis shoes.
If you have information, you can contact Beaumont Police Department at 409-832-1234 or call Southeast Texas Crime Stoppers at 409-833-TIPS. You can also submit an anonymous tip by downloading the app- P3 TIPS.
This is a developing story. We will update with more as soon as we receive confirmed information.
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