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One dead after shooting at North Major Dr apartments

Detectives need your help in locating a vehicle that was seen leaving the complex immediately after the shooting. Witnesses described a white 4 dr. Nissan Versa with Florida license plates.

BEAUMONT — Beaumont Police search for suspect after a fatal shooting Thursday night at Cypress Bend Village apartments on the 1400 block of North Major Dr.

Shortly before 10 p.m., neighbors reported hearing three shots.

Officers arrived to find a victim on a stairwell in the apartment complex.

The victim is identified as 37-year-old Marcus Mitchell.

He was non responsive and had multiple gunshot wounds to the upper chest area. Beaumont EMS on scene determined that the Mitchell is deceased.

Detectives need your help in locating a vehicle that was seen leaving the complex immediately after the shooting. Witnesses described a white 4 dr. Nissan Versa with Florida license plates. If you have any information please contact the Beaumont Police Department at 409-832-1234 or Southeast Texas Crime Stoppers at 409-833-TIPS.

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