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Raw Video: Homicide at Beaumont motel
BEAUMONT - A woman who was shot in a motel room early Tuesday morning has died and police are searching for the attackers who also assaulted a man.
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Police received a 911 call at about 4:45 a.m. Tuesday from a woman who said her friend had been shot at the Knights Inn, 4089 I-10 South in Beaumont. The woman had been shot in the upper body. Paramedics transported her to Christus Hospital St. Elizabeth where she died.
Detectives say there'd been some type of altercation in one of the rooms, during which the woman was shot and a man assaulted. Police are checking on his condition.
Officers, including a K-9 unit, are seaching for evidence and for the attackers while detectives are interviewing possible witnesses.