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Cloudy, cold, and rainy for a good part of our Friday. Our high temperature was felt early in the morning...in the low and mid 40's. Temperatures will steadily drop during the day, and fall to the mid and upper 30's by Saturday morning. We'll also include a 60% coverage of showers today. For Saturday, expect upper 30's ...
Officers searching for serial burglar
BEAUMONT - PRESS RELEASE - Detectives are investigating a string of burglaries that have occurred over the past several days.
The burglars are targeting area Dollar General Stores to steal cigarettes.
The first occurred on Thursday, September 19 at about 4:42 a.m. at the Dollar General located at 10 Eleventh Street. The second one occurred less than an hour later at the Dollar General located at 5468 College Street. The third burglary occurred early this morning at about 2:30 a.m. at the Dollar General located at 2210 Gulf Street.
In all three burglaries, the actors pried open the front doors, entered the store, shattered the cigarette counter glass, and stole large quantities of cigarettes.
Any person with information that could assist detectives in identifying these suspects is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 833-TIPS. Your anonymous information could earn you a reward of up to $1,000.