Man shot in head in Beaumont's Old Town neighborhood

Beaumont Police are investigating after a man was shot in the head in Beaumont's Old Town neighborhood Wednesday evening.

BEAUMONT - Beaumont Police are investigating after a man was shot in the head in Beaumont's Old Town neighborhood Wednesday evening.

The victim was in a car that hit the front of a home following the shooting in the 2200 block of Harrison Ave between 6th and 7th Streets.

When officers arrived they found the man with a gunshot wound to his temple.

He was alert when he was transported to Christus St Elizabeth Hospital and there is no other information on his current condition.

A weapon was recovered by police at the scene and they tell 12News that the suspect left the scene.

Police believe the incident was isolated and do not feel there are additional threats to the neighborhood.

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