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Beaumont Police arrest 17-year-old accused of Mother's Day aggravated assault

Police believe Derramine Jerome Wilson is armed.

BEAUMONT, Texas — Beaumont Police arrested a 17-year-old they believe is connected with a crime that happened on Mother's Day. 

A warrant for aggravated assault was issued for Derramine 'Jerome' Wilson, of Beaumont, according to a Beaumont Police Department release.

Police said the assault happened on Sunday, May 8, 2022 in the 2600 block of Filmore Street.

Police reached out to the community asking for help in finding Wilson. He was arrested on Wednesday.

He's being held at the Jefferson County Jail on a $500,000 bond.

Police did not give any details about the assault or who was assaulted.

This is a developing story. We will update with more if and when we receive more confirmed information.

Credit: BPD

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From a Beaumont Police Department release...

Beaumont Police Special Crimes Detectives are looking for Derramine Jerome Wilson (aka Jerome Wilson), a 17 year old Beaumont resident. Wilson has an outstanding warrant for an Aggravated Assault (firearm) that occurred on May 8, 2022 in the 2600 block of Filmore.
Wilson may be driving a silver or gray Nissan sedan with paper license plates and is believed to be armed.

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